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Florida Pompano

Trachinotus carolinus

Description:

Caught in the surf just off the wreck of the USS Oriental (a Civil War era troop transport). Too small to keep, so this guy was promptly returned to the deep.

Habitat:

Oregon Inlet, near Nags Head NC.

Notes:

The location listed is approximate.

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1 Comment

hopsowi89
hopsowi89 6 years ago

Nice picture

Sean C.
Spotted by
Sean C.

North Carolina, USA

Lat: 35.82, Long: -75.55

Spotted on Oct 7, 2013
Submitted on Oct 11, 2013

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