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Common Dolphin Fish

Coryphaena hippurus Linnaeus 1758

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Coryphaena hippurus (Common Dolphin Fish) is a species of bony fishes in the family dolphinfishes. It is found in marine habitat. It is a planktotroph. Individuals are known to live for 4 years.

  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
  • Definition: An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Common Dolphin Fish