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Mermaid
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General Information
Universe Mythology
Aliases Merfolk
Merperson
Merpeople
Triton
Classification Homosyreni tritonus
Species Type Mermaid
Homeworld Earth
Environment Coastal waters
Intelligence Sapient
Biochemistry Carbon-based lifeform
Biological Information
Locomotion Swimming by caudal fin
Lineage Information
Cultural Information
Alignment Neutral
Sociocultral characteristics
Scientific Taxonomy
Planet Earth
Domain Eukaryota
Kingdom Animalia
Subkingdom Eumetazoa
Infrakingdom Bilateria
Superphylum Deuterostomia
Phylum Chordata
Subphylum Vertebrata
Infraphylum Gnathostomata
Superclass Tetrapoda
Class Ichtyomammalia
Order Syreniformes
Family Homosyreniidae
Genus Homosyreni
Species H. tritonus
Other Information
Status Endangered

Mermaids, or "Merfolk", being the gender neutral form, are a species of mythological creature.

Biology[]

Physically, they appear to be human from the waste up, but fish from the waist down.

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