An eel-shaped ganoid seafood of this purchase Dipnoi, having both gills and lung area.
An eel-shaped ganoid seafood associated with order Dipnoi, having both gills and lungs. It inhabits the streams of South America. The name normally applied to a related African species (Protopterus annectens). The lepidosirens grow to a length of from four to six foot. Known as in addition doko.
A genus of dipnoan fishes, typical of this household Lepidosirenidæ and subfamily Lepidosireninæ, of an elongate kind, like in the amphibian genus Siren, but with a scaly body.