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This week in Fish: More from the field

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 27 Jan 2012

This week Amanda Hay reports again from Lizard Island where she is doing fieldwork.  As usual, there are plenty of new images, a movie of a Whiptail with a parasitic problem and we welcome our new volunteer Morgan Crowcroft-Brown.

Clouded Saury, Saurida nebulosa

Matt Dowse © Matt Dowse

Amanda reports from Lizard Island:

Lizard Fish - Baitfish and a large shark

New movie:

Whiptail with parasite

New volunteer:

Morgan Crowcroft-Brown

New images:

Clouded Saury, Saurida nebulosa
Lattice Butterflyfish at Ribbon Reef #3
Lattice Butterflyfish, Chaetodon rafflesii
Tiger Sole at Uepi Island
Tiger Sole, Soleichthys heterorhinos
Weeping Toadfish at Haycock Point
Weeping Toadfish buried in sand
Weeping Toadfish, Torquigener pleurogramma
Whitespotted Grouper, Epinephelus coeruleopunctatus

Tags fishes, ichthyology, Clouded Saury, whiptail, Tiger Sole, Weeping Toadfish,