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Bay Anchovy: October 2010

posted Oct 20, 2010 11:16 PM by Hester Burch [ updated Oct 20, 2010 11:26 PM ]

bay anchovy

Bay anchovy

bay anchovy/atlantic silverside

photos copyright Hester Burch ElmsEECenter.org

 

The above photo compares the Atlantic silversides (top) and the Bay anchovy (below). Note that the Bay anchovy's mouth extends below its eye and the silversides does not.

Found by PPES students during an overnight visit to Elms October 2010.

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