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Forage sized fishes, Beaufort Sea, Alaska

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An assortment of forage sized fishes from the Beaufort Sea, Alaska lie on a measuring board. Included from left to right, one immature Dolly Varden (Salvelinus malma), two saffron cod (below measuring tape, Eleginus gracilis), five Arctic cod (above measuring tape with pink-purple colors, Boreogadus saida), two Arctic cisco (Coregonus autumnalis), and two fourhorn sculpin (Myoxocephalus quadricornis).


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Photo taken by Ashley Stanek, U.S. Geological Survey