FINDING THE COELACANTH

By: Sameerah Nawaz

Fossil Fish Found Article

Coelacanths were around before dinosaurs


Huge Fish, steel blue eyes


The fish was unusual- people would want to see such a different kind of fish


Scientists believe that it had been extinct for seventy million years


Scientist had only seen fossils of the Coelacanths- it must have been a huge accomplishment to see one in person

National Geography and The creature feature

Discovered in 1938


Only two known species of Coelcanths- they are rare


It is a carnivore


The Coelcanths are endangered not extinct


There are only two living species of Coelcanths

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