Fish and Wildlife Research Institute

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Mullet

Mullet (Mugil spp.) are distributed worldwide in most coastal waters and estuaries of tropical and subtropical seas.



Florida Silver Mullet Fishery and Stock Assessment

This is a link to the stock assessment section, where readers will find the most recent assessments of mullet in Florida waters.

Striped Mullet Species Account

Striped mullet (Mugil cephalus) are distributed worldwide in most coastal waters and estuaries of tropical and subtropical seas.


FWC Facts:
The organism that causes red tide in Florida, Karenia brevis, owes its name to a state researcher of harmful algal blooms, Dr. Karen Steidinger.

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