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Re: prehistoric electric animals?

It has been suggested that some peculiar structures ("cephalic fields") on the head-shields of the osteostraci were electrical organs, but there is no proof as far as I know.

Tommy Tyrberg

At 21:56 2007-06-02, Anthony Docimo wrote:

If modern-day electric fishes are any indication (in terms of their skeletons), do prehistoric fishes or tetrapods show any suggestion of being able to generate a mild or strong electric current?

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