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Aw: Re: (was) Complaining



> Gesendet: Dienstag, 30. April 2013 um 03:04 Uhr
> Von: GSP1954@aol.com
> An: dinosaur@usc.edu
> Betreff: Re: (was) Complaining
>
> No, because lungfish evolved before large terrestrial animals.

Not just lungfish! Lungs are an autapomorphy of Osteichthyes as a whole. 
*Latimeria* has filled them with fat, and the sturgeons + paddlefish and most 
teleosts have turned them into a swimbladder that sometimes even loses its 
connection to the esophagus.

Swimbladders have evolved from lungs, not the other way around.