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Remora, or Sucking-Fish

THE ECHENEIS REMORA OF LINNAEUS

This fish, like the preceding, does not require a particular description; is met with in most seas, and possesses powerfully the faculty of adhesion, by the top of the head: frequently to ships' bottoms, whence it is named Remora.

Colour plate facing page 296 of '1. The Atherine, 2. The Tobacco Pipe Fish, 3. The Remora'



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