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Flying Fish

Flying fish, Exocoetidae, are a family of highly decorative fish of more than 40 species, that live in all major oceans, with a preference for warm oceans. Flying fish are the national fish of Barbados, where they were abundant until over-fishing depleted their numbers. They are distinguished by their large pectoral fins which enable them to jump out of the water and glide for some distance above the surface to escape their predators. The glide is usually around 150 feet, but, if conditions are right, can be as long as a thousand feet.
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