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The John Dory (Zeus faber) is an olive green-colored fish with a black spot on the side. These weak swimmers live near the sea floor, when it is from 15-120 ft (5-360 m) deep. John Dory are found in Western Indian Ocean, the eastern Atlantic Ocean, the Mediterranean Sea, and off New Zealand and Japan. They are edible.
Anatomy: John Dory have 10 long, distinctive spines on their dorsal fin. They average about 2 feet (60 cm) long and weigh roughly 5 pounds (2.4 kg). These fish are covered with tiny scales.
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