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john dory ( zeus faber) Record

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JOHN DORY / ZEUS FABER
6 12 2.50 5.8 Dartmouth England 270881 B. Dash
8 16 3.52 7.12 East Side Gibraltar 230800 J. Triay
*AT AT 5.38 11.14 Newhaven England 77 J. Johnson

John dory ( zeus faber)

is a solitary fish, normally found in inshore waters, predominantly feeding on fish it has extensible jaws for capturing prey. A good food fish but not commercially important due to limited catches.

Deep bodied fish with massive head and large dorsal fin. Darkish yellow-brown on back, with yellowish lines on sides. Silver grey ventrally with large black blotch on sides.

john dory ( zeus faber)

 
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