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Barbels   Whisker-like feelers near the mouths of bony fish, rays and some sharks. They contain taste sensors that help fish to find food in dark or murky water.

Blowfish   A medium-sized fish that can inflate its body to more than twice its size by swallowing water. This causes sharp, poisonous spines to stick out all over its body, scaring off any predators. It is also sometimes called a porcupinefish

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