Movie: Oarfish on the beach at Busselton

An Oarfish on the beach at Busselton, Western Australia, 8 November 2003. The fish was spotted at dusk on consecutive days. On the second day it beached itself but was returned to the water by onlookers. The fish swam away, apparently unharmed.

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M. Eastough

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Tags fishe, fishes, ichthyology, Oarfish, Regalecus glesne, Regalecidae,