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Punta Nizuc (Google, OSM)
21.0306335719, -86.7790478468
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Jul. 18, 2012 21:50:12 -0700
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hartvillestuff's ID: Genus Calamus, a member of Sea Breams and Porgies (Family Sparidae)
Posted by hartvillestuff about 2 years ago (Flag)
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Pretty sure this is a Porgy. Again, not sure which exact one

Posted by hartvillestuff about 2 years ago (Flag)
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Saucereye Porgy - Photo (c) Kevin Bryant, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
garinna's ID: Saucereye Porgy (Calamus calamus)
Posted by garinna almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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The eye looks too small to me to be a porgy. Count how many eye-diameters the eye is from the mouth.

I'm leaning towards a snapper such as mutton.

Posted by maractwin over 1 year ago (Flag)
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Saucereye Porgy - Photo (c) Kevin Bryant, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
garinna's ID: Saucereye Porgy (Calamus calamus)
Community ID: Genus Calamus, a member of Sea Breams and Porgies (Family Sparidae)
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garinna would like some help identifying this

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