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Prehistoric Fish Pictures - Dinosaurs - About.com
Pictures, illustrations and photographs of prehistoric fish, ranging from the earliest vertebrates to modern lobe-finned and ray-finned fish.
Fish Evolution - The Story of Prehistoric Fish - Dinosaurs - About.com
The first vertebrates on the planet, prehistoric fish lay at the root of hundreds of millions of years of evolution. Here's everything you need to know about the ...
Profiles of Prehistoric Fish, Sharks, Tetrapods and Amphibians
Profiles of the tetrapods and amphibians that preceded the dinosaurs, as well as prehistoric fish, sharks, and other marine creatures.
Coelacanth - About.com Prehistoric Fish
Confusingly, coelacanth isn't the name of a specific genus or species of fish, but rather of an ancient family that comprises dozens of genera and species.
Leedsichthys - About.com Prehistoric Fish
The "last" (i.e., species) name of Leedsichthys is "problematicus," which should give some clue about the controversy occasioned by this prehistoric fish.
Dunkleosteus - About.com Prehistoric Fish
This huge (about 30 feet long and three or four tons), armor-covered prehistoric fish was probably the biggest vertebrate of its day, and almost certainly the ...
Arandaspis - About.com Prehistoric Fish
One of the first vertebrate fish in the history of life on earth.
Xiphactinus - About.com Prehistoric Fish
One of the largest bony fish that ever lived. ... of the prehistoric sharks Squalicorax and Cretoxyrhina have been found containing Xiphactinus remains.
Dipterus - About.com Prehistoric Fish
As with many other prehistoric fish, the head of Dipterus was protected from predators by tough, bony armor, and the "tooth plates" in its upper and lower jaws ...
Megapiranha - About.com Prehistoric Fish
Just how "mega" was Megapiranha? Well, you may be disappointed to learn that this 10-million-year old prehistoric fish "only" weighed about 20 to 25 pounds, ...