The Fish and Fish Diversity

THE ‘FISH’ [ = ‘Pisces’ in Latin; ‘Poisson’ in French; ‘Piscado’ in Spanish; ‘Pisce’ in Italian; ‘Fisch’ in German; ‘Machli’ in Hindi; ‘Matsya’ in Sanskrit etc.]: Fishes are a quite diverse heterogeneous assemblage and exhibit a phylogenetic continuity. To most biologists, the term ‘fish’ is not so much a taxonomic ranking as a convenient description for aquatic organisms as diverse […]