Re: NANFA-- What *is* a fish?

Christopher Scharpf (
Sat, 07 Jun 2003 13:15:21 -0400

>> Moon, you're not the only one derailed!
> Not me! I didn't ask the question,

Ooops. Sorry. It was Mysterman, who opined:

> So, as I somewhat suspected, there ARE no right & proper "fish."

Well, I guess ray-finned fishes (actinopterygiins) might be considered right
& proper fish. In a monophyletic assemblage, ray-finned fish form four

bichirs, sturgeons and paddlefishes



and everything else.

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