Image: Dissection of a Bluespotted Flathead - Gonads & Kidneys

Dissection of a Bluespotted Flathead - Gonads & Kidneys

The fish is a male. The two long pale organs are the testes, the male gonads. The deep red strips of tissue either side of the backbone are the kidneys.

Photographer:
Mark McGrouther
Rights:
© Australian Museum

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Tags Fishes, Ichthyology, Kidney, Gonad, Dissection, Bluespotted Flathead, Platycephalus caeruleopunctatus, Platycephalidae,