Digging the Egg Cavity

Digging the Egg Cavity

Digging the Egg Cavity

Alternating between her rear flippers, this female carefully digs a cavity for her eggs.


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FWC Facts:
Gar and bowfin, or mudfish, have specially adapted swim bladders that allow them to gulp air at the surface when oxygen levels are low.

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