Image: Juvenile Indian Telescopefish, Gigantura indica
A juvenile Indian Telescopefish trawled from a depth of about 80 m, Coral Sea, east-south-east of Cairns, Queensland, 2 December 2010. The scale bar is 2 mm.
- Peter Konstantinidis
- © Peter Konstantinidis
- Common name:
- Indian Telescopefish
- Scientific name:
- Gigantura indica
The fish was identified by Peter Konstantinidis (Virginia Institute of Marine Sciences). The family Giganturidae contains two species in a single genus (G. indica and G. chuni). Both occur in Australian waters.