Image: Dissection of a Bluespotted Flathead - First Incision

Dissection of a Bluespotted Flathead - First Incision

The flathead with the first incision along the ventral midline.

Photographer:
Mark McGrouther
Rights:
© Australian Museum

Notes

Make a small incision (cut) at the anus with a scalpel. Use the scalpel or scissors to extend the cut towards the head.

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Tags Fishes, Ichthyology, Dissection, Bluespotted Flathead, Platycephalus caeruleopunctatus, Platycephalidae, Internal examination, First Incision,