TITLE

Barracuda

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Barracuda, a saltwater fish. There are several species. Best known is the great barracuda, found in the American Atlantic from Florida to Brazil. The great barracuda is a popular game fish. (It is used as a trophy since its flesh is poisonous.) This fish, which resembles a pike, is dark above and pale beneath, with a large mouth studded with long, sharp teeth. It may reach a length of 6 feet (1.8 m) and weigh somewhat more than 100 pounds (45 kg).
ACCESSION #
37309833

 

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