Bycatch: Scrawled Cowfish

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Bycatch: Scrawled Cowfish

The scrawled cowfish, Lactophrys quadricornis, has a boxy body and "horns" on its head.


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FWC Facts:
The bowfin, or mudfish, is a ‘living fossil’ and is the only freshwater fish with a gular bone, a bony plate on the exterior of the lower jaw between the two jawbones.

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