Bycatch: Striped Burrfish

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Bycatch: Striped Burrfish

The striped burrfish, Chilomycterus schoepfi, can inflate like a pufferfish.


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FWC Facts:
Some biologists feel that mullet jump because they are trying to remove parasites. Others believe it may be part of schooling behavior in mullet.

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