Ocean sunfish (Mola Mola)

Ocean sunfish (Mola Mola)

The ocean sunfish is the heaviest of all bony fishes. It has a flattened body and is as tall as it is long. It feeds mainly on jellyfish. The mature ocean sunfish has an average length of 1.8 meters (5.9 feet) and a fin-to-fin length of 2.5 meters (8.2 feet). The average weight of mature specimens can range from 247 to 1,000 kg (545 to 2,205 lb) Even larger individuals are not unheard of. The maximum size is up to 3.3 meters (10.8 feet) in length 4.2 meters (14 feet) across the fins and up to 2,300 kg (5,100 lb) in mass. Photo: savenaturesavehuman.blogspot.com

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