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Definition of walking fishes

walking fishes
Langya Lan"gya, n. (Zo["o]l.) [Native name Anglicized.] One of several species of East Indian and Asiatic fresh-water fishes of the genus Ophiocephalus, remarkable for their power of living out of water, and for their tenacity of life; -- called also walking fishes.

Meaning of walking fishes from wikipedia

- A walking fish, or ambulatory fish, is a fish that is able to travel over land for extended periods of time. Some other modes of non-standard fish locomotion...
- Walking (also known as ambulation) is one of the main gaits of terrestrial locomotion among legged animals. Walking is typically slower than running and...
- 2018. "Mexican Walking Fish, Axolotls Ambystoma mexicanum" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 15 March 2018. "Axolotols (Walking Fish)". Aquarium...
- fishes, and early sharks, earning the Devonian the epithet "the age of fishes". Fishes are a paraphyletic group, since any clade containing all fish,...
- evade the strike. Adult fishes exhibit rapid suction feeding strikes as compared to larval fishes. Sensitivity of larval fish to velocity and flow fields...
- cartilaginous fishes (see below), which have skeletons made mainly of cartilage (except for their teeth, fin spines, and denticles). Bony fishes are divided...
- or temporary pools that may dry up. When this happens, its "walking" skill allows the fish to move to other aquatic environments. Considerable taxonomic...
- Nelson, JS; Grande, TC & Wilson, MVH (2016). "classification of fishes from Fishes of the World 5th Edition" (PDF). Retrieved 10 May 2018. Murdy EO (1989)...
- Walking on Dead Fish (earlier full name Hurricane Season: Walking on Dead Fish) is a 2008 independent film by first-time American director, producer, and...
- and Brauner, C.J. (2011) Fish Physiology: Primitive Fishes Academic Press. ISBN 9780080549521. Maisey, J.G. (1996) Fossil Fishes Holt. ISBN 9780805043662...