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Dinichthys

Dinichthys

(Science: paleontology) a genus of large extinct devonian ganoid fishes. In some parts of Ohio remains of the dinichthys are abundant, indicating animals twenty feet in length.

Origin: NL, fr. Gr. Terrible _ fish.


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