In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- A similar set of tradeoffs may explain why surf smelt, which spawn in fine gravel, can spawn successfully lower in the intertidal zone than grunion, spawning in sand.
- This could also affect fish like the grunion, which spawn according to tidal changes.
- Along with the grunion, these are the only marine fish known to fully emerge from water solely for the purpose of spawning.
- Barracuda eat squid and small fish such as sardines, anchovies, young mackerels and grunions.
- She is here competing with other piscivorous (fish-eating) birds in search of anchovy, shiner perch and grunion to eat.
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