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  1. flagfish, American flagfish, Jordanella floridae(noun)

    a fish with a dark-blue back and whitish sides with red stripes; found in swamps and streams of Florida

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  1. Flagfish

    The flagfish or American flagfish, Jordanella floridae, is a killifish native to Florida. It received its name because the male fish resembles the American flag, with a large black/blue dot and alternating red and black/blue stripes on its body. It is a common, native fish in Florida that is occasionally found in fish stores. They make quick work of hair algae and they may also eat plants in a planted aquarium.


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