Escolar

Escolar

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The escolar, Lepidocybium flavobrunneum, a species of fish in the family Gempylidae, is found in deep (200-885 m) tropical and temperate waters around the world. It is also known as snake mackerel, and sometimes is marketed as "butterfish" or "white tuna," a controversial practice due to potential health problems related with consumption of the fish.The escolar is dark brown, growing darker with age until it is quite black. It is a fast-swimming fish with a prominent lateral keel and four to six finlets after the anal and second dorsal fins.show more

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  • Paperback | 52 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 91g
  • Chrono Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136641887
  • 9786136641881