Animal Update: Spotfin Hogfish

A spotfin hogfish has been added to our Surviving Through Adaptations exhibit!

Published February 05, 2016

spotfin hogfish
Image via Wiki Commons.

Did you know? This brightly-colored species can be found throughout the Western Atlantic, from the Gulf of Mexico to Brazil. 

Spotfin hogfish can grow to be up to 11 inches in length. Their diet typically consists of small mollusks and crustaceans. 

Stay tuned for more behind-the-scenes updates!

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