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New big-headed fish species discovered in Idaho and Montana rivers

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New big-headed fish species discovered in Idaho and Montana rivers
Jamestown North Dakota 121 3rd St NW 58401

SALMONIdaho (Reuters) - A tiny fish characterized by a disproportionately large head and previously unknown to scientists has been found in mountain rivers of Idaho andMontana in what biologists said on Thursday marked a rare discovery. The new aquatic species is a type of freshwater sculpin, a class of fish that dwell at the bottom of cold, swiftly flowing streams throughout North America and are known for their oversized head and shoulder structure.

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