Image: Whitley's Gurnard Perch, Maxillicosta whitleyi
A Whitley's Gurnard Perch photographed at night at a depth of 9 m, the Pipeline, Nelson Bay, New South Wales, 17 March 2011.
- Dave Harasti
- © Dave Harasti
- Common name:
- Whitley's Gurnard Perch
- Scientific name:
- Maxillicosta whitleyi
It is unusual to see Whitley's Gurnard Perch in diving depths. The species is usually found at depths between about 40 m and 80 m.
Thank you to Dr Hiroyuki Motomura for identifying the fish.