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The salmon is a fish

The salmon is medium

The salmon is gray and black

it about is long 50 cm
Self-caught fish in Lapland.jpg

Scientific denomination and classification[edit | edit source]

Salmo salar

Behaviour[edit | edit source]

They eat crustaceans and insects.

They are born in the river, they move to the sea and then they go back to the river to mate

The maximum reported age is 13 years but most individuals live 4-6 years.

Habitat[edit | edit source]

In the sea and in the river especially in very cold waters in the North Atlantic sea

Its presence in the fables and stories[edit | edit source]

"How to Travel with a salmon" by Umberto Eco (last book)

External links[edit | edit source]