OSTEICHTHYES

Bony Fish

Characteristics

Skin with mucus gland. Paired fins made of rays and spines, or lobed fins lacking the rays and spines. Various types of scales (ctenoid, ganoid, or cycloid). Marine and fresh water species.Gills used for respirationExternal fertilization. Spawning. Oviparous. No external ears No eye lids Skeleton made of bone Lateral line, bilateral symmetry

What do they eat

A bony fish's prey depends on the species, but may include plankton, crustaceans , invertebrates, and even other fish.

where do they live

Bony fish live in waters around the world. Marine bony fish live in all the oceans, from shallow to deep waters, and in both cold and warm temperatures.
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