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West African bichir

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Actinopterygii
Family  Polypteridae
Rank  Species
Phylum  Chordata
Order  Polypteriformes
Genus  Polypterus
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Similar  Guinean bichir, Polypterus weeksii, Polypterus palmas, Polypterus congicus, Polypterus lapradei

The West African bichir (Polypterus retropinnis) a fish in the family Polypteridae, is found in the central Congo River basin and Ogooué River in Africa. It grows to about 34 cm.

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West African bichir Wikipedia


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