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Bib Trisopterus luscus Length to 40cm<br />
Attractive, rather deep-bodied fish with relatively tall fins. Adult is golden brown above, silvery blue below. Fins are yellowish, dorsal and tail fins with dark margins. Has 3 dorsal fins and 2 anal fins. Lower jaw is slightly shorter tha upper, with long barbel. Note dark spot at base of pectoral fin. Widespread and generally common in S and W Britain; absent from much of NE.
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Bib Trisopterus luscus Length to 40cm
Attractive, rather deep-bodied fish with relatively tall fins. Adult is golden brown above, silvery blue below. Fins are yellowish, dorsal and tail fins with dark margins. Has 3 dorsal fins and 2 anal fins. Lower jaw is slightly shorter tha upper, with long barbel. Note dark spot at base of pectoral fin. Widespread and generally common in S and W Britain; absent from much of NE.

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Date: 25 Apr 2006
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Credit: PAUL STERRY/NPL
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