Saffron cod

Saffron cod

Detailed Description

Scientists anticipate that the fish community in the lagoons near Kaktovik, Alaska, Beaufort Sea, now includes more saffron cod (Eleginus gracilis) and larger saffron cod, like the one pictured here, given that the species has a higher thermal tolerance than many other co-occurring marine fishes.


Image Dimensions: 3621 x 1096

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Location Taken: AK, US