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jolthead-porgy

Jolthead Porgy

Calamus bajonado

Description: Generally silvery to brassy, with a bluish cast; front of head brown, with blue line along lower rim of eye; a whitish stripe below eye, and another between eye and mouth; corner of mouth orange.

Size: To 60 centimeters (2 feet) and 3.6 kilograms (8 pounds).

Where Found: Coastal waters to 45 meters (150 feet).

Illustration: © Diane Rome Peebles

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