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Porkfish Anisotremus virginicus


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Family: Haemulidae, Grunts view all from this family

Description The Porkfish, Anisotremus virginicus is a Grunt from the Western Atlantic. It occasionally makes its way into the aquarium trade. It grows to a size of 40.6cm in length.

Habitat Ocean or bay shallows, Estuaries, tidal flats & salt marshes.

Range Southeast, Florida, Texas.