This week in Fish: Spiderfish swimming

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 05 Aug 2011

Another week filled with interesting fishy content.  The highlight was adding a fantastic movie that shows a spiderfish swimming near the bottom, almost 1.5 km below the surface.

Dan Gledhill and Peter Last

Dan Gledhill and Peter Last
Photographer: David McClenagan © CSIRO Fisheries

New movie:

Spiderfish swimming

New FAQs:

How fast are larval fishes?

New images:

Freshwater Herring, Potamalosa richmondia
Freshwater Herring
Giant Moray, Gymnothorax javanicus
Larval Common Black Dragonfish
Maray, Etrumeus teres
Maray from off Clarence River
Mountain Galaxias from Barrengarry Creek
Mountain Galaxias from near Belmore Falls
Painted Moray, Gymnothorax pictus
Pennantfish at Clifton Gardens
Western Talma at Rapid Bay Jetty

New visitors:

Dan Gledhill and Peter Last

Tags fishes, ichthyology, spiderfish, swimming,