These Are the 30 Longest Living Animals on Earth

Atlantic Halibut

#9 Atlantic Halibut

Have you ever seen a fish that’s flat? The Atlantic Halibut is one such flatfish that calls the North Atlantic Ocean its home.

These fish dwell at depths of 160 feet to 6560 feet, often living long lives spanning up to 90 years.

Atlantic Halibuts are one of the most massive teleost fish in the earth’s oceans, with males reaching 180 pounds in mass.

Even so, they face the threat of extinction due to overfishing combined with their slow growth rate.

The Halibut’s unique physical appearance is also an appealing aspect for many!

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