sea lamprey
Petromyzon marinus (Linnaeus, 1758)


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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Cephalaspidomorphi
Order: Petromyzontiformes
Family: Petromyzontidae
Genus: Petromyzon
Subject: Petromyzon marinus (Linnaeus, 1758)


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