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Researchers make a major cavefish discovery in Thailand

Researchers make a major cavefish discovery in Thailand

Speaking of the unique anatomical structures seen in the cavefish, Cryptotora thamicola, NJIT’s Brooke Flammang says, «It possesses morphological features that have previously only been attributed to tetrapods. The pelvis and vertebral column of this fish allow it to support its body weight against gravity and provide large sites for muscle attachment for walking.» With […]