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This week in Fish: Ornate Eagle Ray

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 24 Aug 2012

Until this week I had never heard of Aetomylaeus vespertilio.  It's such an impressive fish I'm not likely to forget it.  As always, thank you to everyone who contributed their images and movies.

Male Horseshoe Leatherjacket

David Muirhead © David Muirhead

New images:

Banded Sweep, Scorpis georgiana
Longfin Perch caught off Coffs Harbour
Male Horseshoe Leatherjacket
Orangespotted Glidergobies at Gabet Point
Ornate Eagle Ray, Aetomylaeus vespertilio
Tasmanian Numbfish, Narcine tasmaniensis
Thornback Skate, Dentiraja lemprieri
Western Buffalo Bream, Kyphosus cornelii

New movies:

Yellow Boxfish, Ostracion cubicus
False Catshark, Pseudotriakis microdon
Greynurse Shark, Carcharias taurus

New image gallery:

Eagle Rays

New species list:

Rajidae

Tags fishes, ichthyology, Ornate Eagle Ray, Aetomylaeus vespertilio,