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Jorge Manuel Gómez Poot   cc-by-nc-4.0

Balistes vetula (Old Wife) is a species of ray-finned fishes in the family triggerfishes. They are listed as near threatened by IUCN. Individuals can grow to 60 cm. They have sexual reproduction. They rely on anal and dorsal fin swimming to move around.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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EOL has data for 29 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Old Wife. View this species on GBIF