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How long is a fish pregnant for?

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Answered 2011-03-19 20:21:40

Fish can't be pregnant
Most of them aren't. There are a few exceptions (sharks, seahorses..) but most of them lay eggs. Methods vary, some species fertilize the eggs after they're laid(salmon for instance), some will mate first, and then lay fertilized eggs.

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