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Meet The Mola Mola, The Largest Bony Fish In The World

By Karly Carpena
February 22, 2016

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At first, I had no idea what I was looking at. Then I realized that this fish was HUGE! The ocean sunfish or Mola mola, is the heaviest known bony fish in the world. It has an average adult weight between 247 and 1,000 kg. The species is native to tropical and temperate waters around the globe.

This huge fish is called a Mola mola, and it can weigh up to 5,000 pounds.

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