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Fish of the Week - Lesser Amberjack
Size: Usually less than 10lbs.
Habitat: Nearshore and offshore, apparently living deeper than other Seriola, commonly 180-410 feet deep.
Notes: Believed to spawn offshore; adultss eat fish and squid.
Art © Diane Rome Peebles
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