Features: 1. Short, underslung mouth that ends before eye; 2.
Single dorsal fin. 3. Deeply forked tail.
Size: 12-30 inches; max 40 inches
Description: Feeds over shallow flats on a rising tide; often near mangroves; Esteemed for its wariness and fighting qualities; one of the most important game fishes in the world;
Audubon Field Guide; page 303; plate 67;
Reef Fish ID 3rd ed; page 66-67; plate 67;
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