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Rounded Porcupinefish

Cyclichthys orbicularis

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Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

nice spotting!

alicelongmartin 8 years ago

When I was 11 or 12 and visiting Florida, the fishermen used to pull in some porcupine fish on their lines, a bit different from this one.

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Spotted on Jun 26, 2012
Submitted on Jun 26, 2012

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