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narrow flattened warm-water fishes with leathery skin and a long file-like dorsal spine

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As for the filefish I found in their bellies, it's easy to imagine snappers plucking these out of the weeds at slack tide.
2013: Acoustic target strength measurement of banded grouper Epinephelus awoara (Temming & Schlegel, 1842) and threadsial filefish Stephanolepis cirrhifer (Temming & Schlegel, 1850) in the South China Sea.
The harlequin filefish disguises its smell to that of the coral as a means of survival, reported the (http://www.
Stocks of filefish species are decreasing as a result of overfishing and environmental degradation.
The company has paid an undisclosed amount for ownership of the secure remote access FileFish File Portal Server programs, which will be folded into Oracle's Collaboration Product Suite.
Fact FileFish and chips remains the top takeaway in Britain - selling in excess of 300 million meals a year, compared with 219 million Indian and 210 million Chinese takeaways
Below us moves a phantasmagoria of life: schools of sergeant majors; an orange-spotted filefish, lips puckered as though searching for a kiss; electric blue parrotfish; a slack-jawed barracuda, as shiny as polished silver.
I match its outline, pattern and swimming behavior in a field guide to fishes of the Atlantic Coast -- it is an orange filefish.
The black swallower can extend its jaw and stomach to eat fish twice its own size Filefish and pufferfish have poisonous flesh which, if eaten, can produce sickness or death The world's smallest fish is the marine dwarf goby, which has an average length of 8.
These included the planehead filefish, Monacanthus hispidus (Monacanthidae); the gray triggerfish, Balistes capriscus (Balistidae); the southern puffer, Sphoeroides nephalus (Tetraodontidae); and the striped burrfish, Chilomycterus schoepfi (Diodontidae).
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There's also Clownfish Kingdom, a new addition for summer, that features an array of interactive tanks so visitors can come nose-to-fin with some incredible underwater species like Clownfish, Blue Tangs, Marine Comet and Tassled filefish.
Finfishes, either small jacks or blue runners were also found, along with triggerfish and filefish, which is indicative of their presence around sargassum.
Five most commonly observed fish species in the ARs were black rockfish (Sebastes inermis), jack mackerel (Trachurus japonicus), bambooleaf wrasse (Pseudolabrus sieboldi), chameleon goby (Tridentiger trigonocephalus) and whitespotted pigmy filefish (Rudarius ercodes) (Fig.
Two alternative female tactics in the polygynous mating system of the threadsail filefish Stephanolepis cirrhifer (Monacanthidae).