BARRACUDA AND REEF FISH CAM

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  • Location: 34 miles off Cape Fear, North Carolina, USA
  • Source: www.explore.org
  • Info: This deep water live webcam features barracuda and many other species of fish that hang around deep sea manmade structures. The barracuda cam is located beneath the Frying Pan Shoal Tower, approximately 34 miles off Cape Fear, North Carolina.

    Barracudas have a snake-like in appearance and large pointed heads with prominent, sharp-edged, fang-like teeth. They are found near the top of the water and near coral reefs and sea grasses. They are a social species and large groups of Sphyraena sphyraena numbering between ten and two hundred individuals have been recorded. They are normally around 30 to 60 cm in length and 6kgs though there are records of weights up to 12 kgs.