Lamprey

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Lamprey images (Petromyzontiformes) - stock photos & facts showing this primitive jawless fish

Scientific classification | Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Hyperoartia > Order: Petromyzontiformes > Families: Geotriidae, Mordaciidae, Petromyzontidae

Lampreys are scaleless, eel-like, cartilaginous fish that have a round, jawless mouth which suctions onto the flesh of the fish they feed on. There are freshwater and saltwater varieties, and...
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