from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A freshwater lamprey, Ammocœtes fluviatilis, and others of the same genus.
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And ham and river-lamprey and pickled fish, mackerel and sting ray and tunny, and nice soft cheese?
The ovum-segmentation in our common river-lamprey (Petromyzon fluviatilis) was described by