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Whitespotted char
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photo:Whitespotted char
Whitespotted char
Scientific name:salvelinus leucomaenis pluvius@Family:Salmonidae
The whitespotted char prefers cold water and lives at the uppermost point of a river. There are yellow-orange spots on the body.

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