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A Week of Fish: Well, sort of ...

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 31 Jan 2014

I've been on leave.  Shock, horror.  The goodies below were added this week but also before I left in late December.

Sand Whiting, Sillago ciliata

Nick Dawkins © Nick Dawkins

Fish Section friend Carson Creagh just emailed a link to this amazing video on biofluorescence.  Love it - glow in the dark fishes.

New movie:

Bentstick Pipefish, Trachyrhamphus bicoarctatus
Double-end Pipehorse, Syngnathoides biaculeatus
Ocellate Butterflyfish, Parachaetodon ocellatus
Yellowtail Scad, Trachurus novaezelandiae

New image:

Bentstick Pipefish, Trachyrhamphus bicoarctatus
Ocellate Butterflyfish, Parachaetodon ocellatus
Sand Whiting, Sillago ciliata
Threadfin Emperor caught off Broughton Island