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Bristle mouth

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There are more bristlemouth fishes in the world than any other fish. The reason may be that they are so good at camouflage. A bristlemouth looking up sees other fish as shadows against the light. Instead of appearing as a shadow to hungry fish below them, bristlemouth fish light up their bellies and disappear.

  1. 1. What can bristlemouth fishes do to their bellies?
    1. a. Eat a lot
    2. b. Make babies
    3. c. Light them up and disappear
  2. 2. What are bristlemouth fishes really good at?
    1. a. Swimming
    2. b. Camouflage
    3. c. Eating
  3. 3. What kind of fish is the most common in the world?
    1. a. Tuna
    2. b. Parrotfish
    3. c. Bristlemouth