Animal of the day – 02/23/2013 – The Dorado aka Mahi-Mahi aka Dolphinfish

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The animal of the day is the Dorado aka Dolphinfish. (Did you know: In Hawaii, it’s known as the Mahi-Mahi which means ‘strong stong’! Indeed it’s one of the favorite fishes for sports fishermen!

6a00d8341c630a53ef010534a56008970c-800wiThough well known for their bright colors, once they die their colors fade away quite rapidly. Go see Life of Pi to see one of these in 3D!

Also, they are delicious.

 

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