Tue September 11, 2012 By:

what is the difference between mullet and prawns?

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Wed September 12, 2012

Mullet belongs to class Pisces of Phylum Chordata. It is a vertebrate. It is a chiefly marine fish that is widely caught for food?.? ????T?h?e?y? ?a?r?e? ???found worldwide in coastal temperate and tropical waters, and in some species in fresh water. ????Mullets are distinguished by the presence of two separate dorsal fins, small triangular mouths, and the absence of a lateral line organ.??


Prawns belong to class Crustaea of phylum Arthropoda. It is an invertebrate.  It is marine and resembles a large shrimp. The prawns are highly valued for their eating qualities.  It describes a species of shellfish that is part of the lobster family. Prawns have very small claws and bodies shaped like tiny Maine lobsters. Their meat has a sweet delicate flavor. They are 15 to 20 centimeters long and have pale-red bodies deepening to dark-red tails.

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