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knobbed-porgy

Knobbed Porgy

Calamus nodosus

Description: Body deep; front profile very steep; nape projects strongly in large adults; body generally silvery, with a rosy cast; cheek and snout dark purplish gray, with many bronze spots; large blut spot at axil of pectoral fin.

Size: To 46 centimeters.

Where Found: Hardbottom, reefs, ledges.

Illustration: © Diane Rome Peebles

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