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University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science

Cobia Larvae -- 10 Days Old

Caption: In a new study published in Global Change Biology, University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science researchers Sean Bignami, Su Sponaugle, and Robert Cowen are the first to study the effects of acidification on the larvae of cobia (Rachycentron canandum). Cobia are large tropical fish that spawn in pelagic waters, highly mobile as they mature, and a popular species among recreational anglers.

Credit: UM Aquaculture Program

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