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Care of Fish
Zoology or Animal Biology
Saltwater Fish
Ecosystems

What male salt water or fresh water fish gives birth?

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December 20, 2016 8:32PM

The only male fish that gives birth to young is the seahorse. He actually is not giving birth, but retains fertilized eggs in his body and releases them when the eggs hatch.

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November 26, 2016 6:22AM

The male sea horse takes care of the babies in his pouch. He does not give birth.