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What is function of scale of fish?

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Asked by sanchita sarkar, 02 Mar 09:35 pm
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The primary function of scales is to provide protection to the fish from attack or parasite infestation. Different scale types have evolved that can also aid the fish in attacking other fish for food or even in swimming. There are also certain fishes with specialized scale functions including poison delivery.',

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Answered by Mickey, 02 Mar 09:35 pm

 
  
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These are used as protection, with lighter colors on the stomach area that when looked at from below will tend to blend in with the light coming through the top of the water. Each scale has concentric rings, similar to those found when cross-cutting a tree. When peering through an individual scale toward a light, irridescent colors will be visible. Scales can have a rough feeling and protect the fish from being injured by rocks and other obstacles
Answered by Kaundanya, 02 Mar 09:38 pm

 
  
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