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Polypterus palmas

(Polypterus palmas)

Description

Polypterus palmas, the shortfin or marbled bichir, is a fish in the Polypteridae family found in freshwater environments within a demersal depth range in tropical climates.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Polypteriformes
Family:Polypteridae
Genus:Polypterus
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