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Balistes capriscus (Filefish) is a species of bony fishes in the family triggerfishes. They are listed as vulnerable by IUCN. They are carnivores. Individuals can grow to 60.0 cm. They have sexual reproduction. Reproduction is iteroparous and oviparous. They rely on anal and dorsal fin swimming to move around.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Filefish. View this species on GBIF