Image: Dusky Leatherjacket, Paramonacanthus otisensis

Dusky Leatherjacket, Paramonacanthus otisensis

A male Dusky Leatherjacket photographed at night at a depth of 7 m, Port Stephens-Great Lakes Marine Park, New South Wales, February 2010.  To the right of the fish is a Sea Pen, probably a Great Sea Pen, Sarcoptilus grandis.

Photographer:
Dave Harasti
Rights:
© Dave Harasti

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Tags fishes, ichthyology, Paramonacanthus otisensis, Dusky Leatherjacket, Monacanthidae, pale, brownish, greyish, blotches, marine, long tail, flatfish,