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Fish, Reptiles, Squirts and a Whale; Chordata

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The phylum Chordata contains the most highly developed marine lifeforms – we are chordates too (although rather more advanced than a sea squirt!). Simply put, chordates all possess some kind of backbone at some point in their development. Bony Fish; Osteichthyes From Malabar Groupers down to Pygmy Gobies we've got a fine range of sizes, colours, shapes and habits. Excuse some slightly inaccurate classification, otherwise it gets too complicated... (29 Albums, 10 Galleries) Sharks and Rays; Chondrichthyes Differing from the bony fish in that their skeletal structure is composed of...

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