Image: Flowery Flounders starting to spawn

Flowery Flounders starting to spawn

Male and female Flowery Flounders leaving the bottom on their spawning swim up into midwater. The fish were photographed at a depth of 2 m, Tumon Bay Marine Preserve, Guam, May 5, 2012. 

Photographer:
Julie Hartup
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Tags Flowery Flounder, Bothus mancus, Bothidae, fishes, ichthyology, spawning, mating, pair, swimming, marine, blue, brown, spots,