Longhorn Cowfish
Longhorn Cowfish
Scientific Name : Lactoria cornuta  Size : 46 cm Average Life Expectancy : 8 years

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These fishes are not good at swimming. They slow at such a slow pace that they can be hunted by hand. They prefer molluscs as food as they are not active hunters.

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Pacific Area

General İnformation

This species is non-immigrant. They live at the depth of 18-100 meters, but generally they prefer the depth of 50 meters. While an adult fish chooses to live individually, young ones swim in small groups.

Diet

Molluscs, crustaceans

Habitat

Muddy and sandy bays

Range
The Red Sea, Eastern Africa and South Japan

Size (Weight)
Their weight is 0.5 – 1 kg.

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