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Common Dolphin Fish

Coryphaena hippurus Linnaeus 1758

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Coryphaena hippurus (Common Dolphin Fish) is a species of dolphinfishes in the family dolphinfishes. They are native to Indian Ocean, The Neotropics, Atlantic Ocean, and Pacific Ocean. Individuals can grow to 210 cm. They have sexual reproduction. Reproduction is oviparous and iteroparous. They rely on 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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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Common Dolphin Fish. View this species on GBIF