Florent's Guide To The

Tropical Reefs

Sheepshead
Sheepshead
Scientific Name: Archosargus probatocephalus
Family: Sparidae
Category: Porgies
Also known as: Convict Fish
Size: 1 to 2 ft. (30 to 60 cm)  
Depth: 3-40 ft. (1-12 m)
Distribution: Florida, Yucatan peninsula, Gulf of Mexico, Brazil

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