Researchers develop flow sensors based on hair structures of blind cavefish
A blind fish that has evolved a unique technique for sensing motion may inspire a new generation of sensors that perform better than current active sonar.
Although members of the fish species Astyanax fasciatus cannot see, they sense their environment and the movement of water around them w...
Genetic analysis of cavefish reveals more about evolution
A multi-institutional study offers additional insight into the evolutionary process by examining how albinism evolves in cavefish. Researchers, including New York University Biology Professor Richard Borowsky, examined two populations of Mexican cavefish
and found that albinism in both populations...
Amblyopsidae - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
(commonly: blindfish, swampfish) is found in caves and adapted to life in the dark. ... The majority of cave fish
have little to no pigment in ...
Alabama cavefish - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Alabama cavefish
, Speoplatyrhinus poulsoni, is a critically endangered type of cavefish
which lives in underground pools in Key Cave, located in northwestern Alabama on the Key Cave National Wildlife Refuge. This is the...
cavefish: Definition from Answers.comcavefish
( ) n. , pl. cavefish
or -fishes . Any of various freshwater fishes of the family Amblyopsidae, found in subterranean waters and having
Endangered Species Guidesheet: Ozark Cavefish
The Ozark cavefish
is a small, colorless, blind fish that lives its entire life ... Two other cavefish
species are found in Missouri. ...
cavefish - definition of cavefish by the Free Online Dictionary ...
Information about cavefish
in the free online English dictionary and encyclopedia. ... Cavefish
blinded by gene expression by Brownlee, Christen / Science News ...
has no eyes, because in the underground streams it inhabits, there ... Ozark cavefish
are indicators of environmental health. ...