WATERY WEDNESDAY # 73

WATERY WEDNESDAY # 73

 It’s time to hop aboard the E & E sub today and meet a fish with big teeth! There’s always room for everyone has we head out to the Pacific Ocean to meet…

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MEET THE WOLF HERRING!

wolf herring   Range/Habitat: Indo-Pacific Ocean/ ocean

   Diet: Carnivore: fish

   Length/Weight:  3 ¼ ft/ 14 oz

Conservation Status: common

 

Fun Facts:

  •          Wolf Herrings are the largest member of the herring family.
  •          They are bright blue in coloration.
  •          Wolf herrings are active hunters.
  •          Wolf herrings have two fang-like teeth that protrude out of their mouth.
  •          They are known to hunt in small groups.

Wolf herrings are truly predators with those large teeth. We sure wouldn’t want to meet with that end of these fish!

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