Image: Silver Jewfish - anal fin spine

Silver Jewfish - anal fin spine

A Silver Jewfish bought by Bernard Yau at Market City in Haymarket, Sydney, New South Wales, August 2012.

Mark McGrouther
© Australian Museum


Thank you to Dr Kunio Sasaki for identifying the fish. He stated that "soldado” means “soldier” - the name referring to the very long second anal fin spine that looks alike a sword.”

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