Image: Rough Leatherjacket fungal infection
Fungal infection on the body and dorsal fin of a Rough Leatherjacket. The fish was photographed at a depth 10 m, Shelly beach, Sydney, New South Wales, 25 January 2013.
- Gaetano Dario Gargiulo
- © Gaetano Dario Gargiulo
Thank you to Barry Hutchins who stated "It is a fungal type of growth that I have seen on numerous monacanthids. I have found individuals of Meuschenia galii almost completely covered in it."