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Here is a list of fun fish facts. Read on, memorize and amaze your friends or family members with these interesting facts about fishes!

  • Fishes are cold-blooded animal which lives and breathes in water.
  • Most fish have a skeleton made of bone but some, like sharks, have a skeleton made of cartilage.
  • The largest fish in the world is the whale shark, which can grow up to 41 feet long.
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    Most brands of lipstick contain fish scales.

  • Most fish are counter shaded: darker on top, gradually lighter or silver on their sides and brightest on their bellies.
  • The toothless catfish is not really toothless.
  • Jellyfishes are mainly made up of water and protein, also they do not have a brain.
  • The fastest fish are Sailfish and Wahoo. Their speed can exceed 90 kph.
  • The most poisonous fish in the world is the Stonefish, a master of camouflage.
  • The electric eel has an average discharge of 400 volts.
  • Humans and dolphins are the only species that have sexual intercourse for fun.
  • There are 28 species of clown fish.
  • Female piranhas can lay up to 5000 eggs.
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