Ancient Creature of the Deep


Subject:
Science , Social Issues , Evolution , Evolution & Creationism

Description:
This is a companion site for a PBS NOVA program about the discovery of the coelacanth, a fish thought to be extinct, by Marjorie Courtenay-Latimer and J.L.B. Smith in 1938 in East London, South Africa. Includes information about coelacanth anatomy, other living "fossil fish" (bichir, bowfin, gar, hagfish, lamprey, lungfish, paddlefish, and sturgeon), program transcript, images, teacher???s guide, and related links.

Creator:
Aguirre, Lauren, editor

Publisher:
WGBH Educational Foundation

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/fish/


PID= res:lii-10850