Bluefish (Pomatomus saltatrix)

This article is a species account for bluefish (Pomatomus saltatrix) in Florida.

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FWC Facts:
Blue crabs have specially modified back legs, called swimmerets, which rotate at 20-40 revolutions per minute, allowing the crab to quickly swim through the water.

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