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2014-06-19 04:52:48

If fish communicate with one another using audible cues, researchers at Northeastern University began to wonder if their noise was also perceptible to potential prey.


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2007-02-25 20:57:13

The Toadfish are a type of ray-finned fish often found on the sand and mud bottoms of coastal waters worldwide, notable for somewhat broad heads and drab coloration reminiscent of terrestrial toads, as well as for the ability of the males of some species to "sing" using their swim bladders. They are classified as the sole family Batrachoididae of the order Batrachoidiformes, and include about 70 species in 19 genera, among them the common oyster toadfish, Opsanus tau. Their spines may inflict...

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