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There are both marine (salt water) and fresh water fish in the tropics.

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What is the difference between tropical fish and freshwater fish?

tropical fish can be freshwater fish..the term tropical refers to them being from tropical (typically warm) regions

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There are millions of tropical fish in the tropical oceans. But they are all marine fish not freshwater fish. Freshwater tropicals can not live in saltwater.

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