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Kahawai game data
2015-05-21 11:39:38

If you played Halo on your phone, you would eat up your data plan in a few hours. That would all change with Kahawai, a system designed to vastly reduce data guzzling.

2015-05-20 23:00:47

Celebrate World Turtle Day® and the New Shark Shallows Exhibit Charleston, S.C.

2015-05-18 23:03:21

World-Famous, Wild, Fresh Copper River King and Sockeye Salmon is now available at Seattle's Pure Food Fish Market.

warm-blooded fish
2015-05-15 08:21:43

While conducting research off the coast of California recently, NOAA Fisheries scientists discovered that the opah, or moonfish, is the first fully warm-blooded fish. Capable of circulating heated blood throughout its body like mammals and birds, it has a distinct advantage as a predator living in the coldest, deepest waters.

2015-05-14 08:25:53

Alaska Department of Fish and Game Predicts 2015 Will Be the Second-Largest Alaska Salmon Harvest on the Order of One Billion Pounds JUNEAU, Alaska, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The summer

2015-05-12 12:21:30

U.S. Senators Edward Markey, D-Massachusetts and Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii will be award presenters WASHINGTON, May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- H.S.H.

2015-05-11 23:01:09

Provincial angling regulations announced just days ahead of meetings of Ministerial Advisory Committee on Atlantic salmon to be held in Quebec City St.

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2015-05-10 13:34:34

A smallmouth bass caught in Pennsylvania has a rare type of cancerous tumor, and some are concerned that this means the waterway could be too polluted.

2015-05-08 23:00:37

Be One of the First to Experience the South Carolina Aquarium’s Newest Exhibit Shark Shallows Charleston, S.C.

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2015-05-07 10:41:35

Warm guts allow fish to swim twice as fast and twice as long than their cold-gutted cousins.


Latest fish Reference Libraries

Triggerfish, Balistidae
2014-10-01 11:08:37

Balistidae is a family that contains about forty species of triggerfish that can be found in tropical and subtropical waters around the world, although the greatest variety of species can be found in the Indo- Pacific region. Most triggerfish species can be found in shallow water in coastal areas, especially near coral reefs, although some can be found living in the open ocean. While some species are edible, like the grey triggerfish others are not recommended for human consumption, including...

Striped Raphael Catfish, Platydoras armatulus
2014-09-12 09:39:00

The striped Raphael catfish (Platydoras armatulus), also known as the talking catfish or the chocolate catfish, is a species of catfish that can be found in many areas of South America, including the Amazon, the Orinoco, and the Tocantins and it has been introduced into the United States of America. This species burrows into the soft sand in river bottoms, feeding on crustaceans, mollusks, and organic fragments. The striped Raphael catfish holds small, curved spines that extend across its...

European Seabass, Dicentrarchus labrax
2014-08-06 11:52:06

The European Seabass (Dicentrarchus labrax) is a primarily ocean-going fish that occasionally enters brackish and fresh waters. It can also be known as the sea dace. As it is highly regarded as a table fish, it is often marketed as Mediterranean Seabass, bronzini or branzini. There has been some ferocious debate in Britain within the recent years as to the origin of the word “seabass”. The traditional word was “bass” but that has changed with the recent popularity of cooking...

Frogfish, Antennariidae
2014-08-06 11:08:26

Antennariidae is a family that holds forty-eight species of frogfish, which are actually a type of anglerfish that reside in the tropical and sub-tropical waters of the Indian Ocean, Red Sea, Pacific Ocean, and Atlantic Ocean. Most frogfish species can be found along the ocean floor near coral or rock reefs, although the Brackishwater Frogfish can be found in both salt and fresh water and the Sargassumfish can travel as far as Norway on the drifting sargassum on which it resides. Some of the...

Ray-finned Fish, Anostomidae
2014-08-06 10:45:25

Anostomidae is a family that holds over 140 species of ray-finned fish that reside in freshwater habitats from northern South America to Central Argentina. The scientific name of this family means mouth on top and it is thought to be most closely related to the toothless characins, the Chilodontidae headstanders, and the flannel-mouthed characins. Although this family is currently monotypic, some experts suggest that there is enough evidence to classify some of the genera within it, including...

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