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rexpepper651 11-07-2013 09:57 AM

mystery fish found! so awesome!
 

UncleEasy3000 11-07-2013 04:50 PM

That is interesting indeed. I wonder if there is any way of having someone more educated in identifying rare species take a look at this. It kind of stinks that they decided to take it upon themselves and kill and dry the fish to keep as an ornament. SMH

jaysee 11-07-2013 06:30 PM

Looks very similar to a searobin.


Haaha that;s because it is a sea robin - an armored sea robin.

Not too much of a mystery when fishbase has them listed....

http://www.fishbase.org/identificati...e=&famcode=581

Agent13 11-07-2013 06:38 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by jaysee (Post 3357633)
Looks very similar to a searobin.


Haaha that;s because it is a sea robin - an armored sea robin.

LOl.. I was about to agree " Yea, the eyes and everything almost look the same" then I read the rest of your post
-_- Mystery no more

SeaHorse 11-07-2013 10:10 PM

omg, I've never seen or heard of those before... and I'm further stunned that there are a whole bunch of different ones too!!?? Bizarre.

rexpepper651 11-08-2013 04:50 PM

so awesome! i emailed those people who wrote the story


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