genus Latimeria


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Noun1.genus Latimeria - type genus of the Latimeridae: coelacanth
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Latimeridae, Latimeridae - extinct except for the coelacanth
coelacanth, Latimeria chalumnae - fish thought to have been extinct since the Cretaceous period but found in 1938 off the coast of Africa