Tuesday, February 20, 2007

Fish of the Day

The Guardian says:

Biologists are concerned about orange roughy, grenadier, deep-sea rockfish, oreo and Patagonian toothfish among others.
But there is a clear winner:

The orange roughy is so slow growing that it is not sexually mature until 34 years old. It can live to 150.

1 comment:

James Graham (Quaequam Blog!) said...

Orange roughey... isn't that what Mark Oaten proposed our crime policy should be?