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Leer Fish ( luchia amia) Record

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LEER FISH / LICHIA AMIA
4 8 18.20 40.2 Marina di Pisa Italy 060603 A. Pierucci
6 12 19.83 43.11 Delta du Rhone France 030802

A. Alibert

8 16 24.30 53.09 La Spezia Italy 290909 E.Bonanni
10 20 24.8 54.11 Nice France 200197 D. Loiseau
15 30 18.42 40.10 La Spezia Italy 111008 A Lapone
20 30 15.80 34.13 Catania Italy 191097 J. Barbagallo
AT AT 24.8 54.11 Nice France 200197 D. Loiseau

Leerfish or luchia amia

are found in the Atlantic, Pacific, Indian Ocean, Mediterranean Sea. The Scientific name is "Lichia amia". Leerfish is just one of many common names this fish goes by. Others include Akya, Garrick and Leervis. Leerfish are members of the Jack family.

Leerfish or Garrick are usually found in small groups in summer, usually less than 10 fish and larger groups in the winter. They come close to shore in search of mullet, shad and one of their favorites bluefish.

Leer Fish (luchia amia)

 
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