Sunday, October 13, 2013

Fact of the Day: Elderly Fish

The Red Snapper fish can live over 50 years old. The oldest known member of the species was 57. 

32 comments:

Kay said...

That is amazing!

Rawknrobyn.blogspot.com said...

It looks great for its age.

xoRobyn

Pilar Domínguez said...

Too much time for a fish , isn´t it? Kisses:)

A new life said...

interesting fish :)

Joy said...

wow, so old:) I hope they won't be fished until they are old:)

Weekend-Windup said...

Nice information...

PARTOFSTREET said...

:D

Unknown said...

long live the Red Snapper fish! haha!

Julie Ann Lozada said...

that was real amazing!

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Sammie said...

wow and dogs don't even make it to 20,sadly

Optimistic Existentialist said...

Oh wow this definitely surprised me. I had no idea that a fish could have that sort of life span.

Elisabeth said...

That's crazy, who knew fish could get so old? Thank you for stopping by my blog Adam!

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Emmylou said...

Really? I wish we can keep them in ponds.

Debra She Who Seeks said...

In Red Snapper years, I have one good one left.

Caro * said...

Very nice ! :)

Breathtaking said...

This is good news for the Red Snapper, but how does one tell how old a fish is!!:)

Gloria Baker said...

ia amazing how many years he can live Adam!

Unknown said...

Oh God!!! It's a lucky fish!

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

That's a nice long life!

Bob Bushell said...

That one had a few anglers going.

A. said...

wow, i didnt know!

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Pat Hatt said...

Won't have to flush him

Mode Moi Sell said...

a lot of time ;)

Ann said...

That is one interesting fact.

Selvaggia Capizzi said...

It's better to eat it when it's still young then!
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DEZMOND said...

if they manage to escape from the fishermen....

Christine said...

wow, that's if no one catches and eats them first!

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Wow! Love!
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Kati said...

Wow, interesting!

-Kati

Holy Ghost Writer said...

One old fish

Adam said...

I assume maybe the ones that live in aquariums.

Teddi said...

hmmm