What is another word for milliped?

3 synonyms found


[ mˈɪlɪpt], [ mˈɪlɪpt], [ m_ˈɪ_l_ɪ_p_t]

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The milliped is a ray-finned fish that has 10 to 13 dorsal Sonia and 30 to 38 anal fin rays. The head is broad and flattened, with a large mouth and protruding lower jaw. The eyes are large and the fish has a long, slender body. The dorsal fin is shaped like a mitten with the thumb pointing toward the tail. These fish can vary greatly in size, but the average size is around two feet.

The milliped is found in warm waters around the world. They are omnivorous and feed on small fish, crabs, and other crustaceans.

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