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True Tulip Feeding On Bay Scallop

True Tulip Feeding On Bay Scallop

A tulip snail (Fasciolaria tulipa) feeding on a bay scallop (Argopecten irradians).


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FWC Facts:
Scientists can determine the age of a fish by counting growth rings, similar to growth rings of a tree, on otoliths, the “inner ear bones” of fish.

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