Fish and Wildlife Research Institute

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Mullet

Mullet (Mugil spp.) are distributed worldwide in most coastal waters and estuaries of tropical and subtropical seas.



Florida Silver Mullet Fishery and Stock Assessment

This is a link to the stock assessment section, where readers will find the most recent assessments of mullet in Florida waters.

Striped Mullet Species Account

Striped mullet (Mugil cephalus) are distributed worldwide in most coastal waters and estuaries of tropical and subtropical seas.


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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