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Schoolmaster snapper (Lutjanus apodus). This fish inhabits reefs and reef edges in the tropical and subtropical Atlantic Ocean, from Massachusetts, USA, to Brazil in the west and from Ivory Coast to Equatorial Guinea in the east. It feeds on smaller fish, crustacean and cephalopods, and can reach nearly 70 centimetres in length. It is considered a good food fish. Photographed off Bonaire Island in the Netherlands Antilles, in the Caribbean Sea.
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