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Fish skull left by an otter

Observed: 26th November 2012 By: andylaw
fishskull
Description:

Remains of a fish eaten by an otter. Could this be a conger eel based on the teeth?

Identifications

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Hi Andy, Where did you find

Hi Andy,

Where did you find the jaw bone? At first glance it seems to look like a salmon jaw, or at least a biggish trout. 'Salmon like' teeth I think, shape of that lower mandible (I think its a lower mandible)is salmonid looking.

Cathal.