TITLE

Lamprey

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Lamprey, any of about 40 species of jawless, eellike fish. The skeleton of a lamprey is made of cartilage. An adult lamprey has a circular mouth, called an oral disc, that exerts strong suction. Teeth are located on the oral disc and also on the tongue.
ACCESSION #
37309652

 

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