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Definition of Polypterus bichir

Polypterus bichir
Bichir Bi*chir", n. [Native name.] (Zo["o]l.) A remarkable ganoid fish (Polypterus bichir) found in the Nile and other African rivers. See Brachioganoidei.

Meaning of Polypterus bichir from wikipedia

- group Polypterus retropinnis Vaillant, 1899 (West African bichir) Bichir group Polypterus ansorgii Boulenger, 1910 (Guinean bichir) Polypterus bichir Lacépède...
- Polypterus bichir, the Nile bichir, is a fish which lives in the Nile and some of its tributaries in Africa. It is a dark grayish color on the top, with...
- Polypterus senegalus, the Senegal bichir, gray bichir or Cuvier's bichir, and sometimes called the "dinosaur eel" (a misnomer, as the creature is neither...
- Polypterus is a genus of freshwater fish in the bichir family (Polypteridae) of order Polypteriformes. The type species is the Nile bichir (P. bichir)...
- The saddled bichir, Polypterus endlicheri endlicheri, is a prototypical species of the Polypterus genus, meaning most of its features are held across...
- Polypterus endlicheri Heckel 1847, the saddled bichir, is one of the largest species of the Polypterus genus of freshwater fish. The species reaches a...
- Polypterus bichir lapradei is a subspecies of freshwater fish in the family Polypteridae. P. bichir lapradei are demersal, primitive, and po****r with...
- Polypterus congicus, the Congo bichir, is a species of bichir with a maximum recorded size of 970 millimetres (38 in). The colour also varies from yellowish...
- stores. Barred bichir (Polypterus delhezi) Polypterus delhezi, otherwise known as the barred bichir, armoured bichir, or banded bichir, is a species of...
- The West African bichir or retropinnis bichir (Polypterus retropinnis), is a freshwater fish in the family Polypteridae, is found in the central Congo...
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