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JoeReal
05-14-2014, 06:01 AM
No, it did not went instinct. It remained small and lived underground in India. Ordinary catfish from the outside, but the inside looks like the monster in Alien movie.


http://i.livescience.com/images/i/000/066/056/iFF/krypto-catfish-1.jpg?1400019567


'Alien' Catfish Baffles Scientists | LiveScience (http://www.livescience.com/45581-alien-catfish-baffles-scientists.html)

JoeReal
05-14-2014, 06:20 AM
Looks like ordinary catfish from the outside, but the inside is 'alien'.

Species New to Science: [Ichthyology • 2012] Occurrence of Kryptoglanis shajii, an enigmatic subterranean-spring catfish (Siluriformes, Incertae sedis) in the channels of paddy fields (http://novataxa.blogspot.com/2012/12/2012-paddy-field-kryptoglanis-shajii.html)


http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-aFsdDD9VdL8/ULpDgPBuNxI/AAAAAAAAUOc/9BwHpIXVFCs/s1600/Kryptoglanis_shajii-in-paddy-field.JPG