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  • another term for remora.
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    • These creatures often swim in the company of other smaller fish, including remoras or shark-suckers, which seem to use the pressure-wave made by the forward progress of the larger animal, and hide in its shade.
    • What is a pilotfish and what is a shark-sucker or remora?

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