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http://www.tropicalfishkeeping.com/ancient-fish-species/ancient-fish-214402/#post2417202

You all do realize that the use of the term "Ancient Fish" is directly related to the fact the fish that fall under that category are some of the oldest fish species out there, often falling into the realm of "Living Fossils"?

The term itself "Living fossil" is a scientific term...to some extent. So your article above is completely fictitious and shows no attempt at understanding where the actual term usage "Ancient fish" comes from in the Aquarists world.

It needs to be re-written completely.
 

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Since I authored this article, I will take any blame.

I am not sure that the gobies fall into this classification. This grouping (Ancient Fish) may need to be re-thought. Although I have revised a few of the species profiles therein, they were all added before my time.
 

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Since I authored this article, I will take any blame.

I am not sure that the gobies fall into this classification. This grouping (Ancient Fish) may need to be re-thought. Although I have revised a few of the species profiles therein, they were all added before my time.
The use of "Ancient fish" is pretty common as a term across multiple Fish Forum sites. I'm not particular in caring who wrote it, or looking to apportion blame. I'd just like it to be fixed to not be fictitious. Especially the part about "no scientific basis" which as I said above isn't true.

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/nature/other-fish-sea.html may be useful to read up on.
 

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I'll delete the article until Ihave time to do a better one. What I wrote has clearly been misunderstood, which is my fault for not making it clear.
 

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Thanks Byron.
 
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