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Blue fathead

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Kingdom  Animalia
Order  Perciformes
Genus  Cubiceps
Higher classification  Cubiceps
Phylum  Chordata
Family  Nomeidae
Scientific name  Cubiceps caeruleus
Rank  Species
Blue fathead
Similar  Cubiceps, Driftfish, Perciformes, Psenes, Actinopterygii

Cubiceps caeruleus, the blue fathead or cubehead, is a species of driftfish native to the Pacific and Atlantic oceans. It is a pelagic fish that can be found at depths of from 20 to 250 metres (66 to 820 ft). It mostly feeds on salps. This species can reach a length of 25.6 centimetres (10.1 in) TL.

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Blue fathead Wikipedia


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