Image: Threadfin Leatherjackets schooling

Threadfin Leatherjackets schooling

A school of juvenile (4 cm to 5 cm long) Threadfin Leatherjackets near a fish attracting device, 8 km north-east of Botany Bay, New South Wales, March 2004. The fish were swimming 5 m to 7 m below the surface. The water depth was 100 m.

H. Folpp
© H. Folpp

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Tags Threadfin Leatherjackets schooling, Threadfin Leatherjacket, school, Meuschenia freycineti, fishes, ichthyology, Monacanthidae, pale, brown, blotches, bait ball, open water, pelagic,