16.0 MB (1.6 MB compressed)
2912 x 1916 pixels
24.6 x 16.3 cm ⏐ 9.7 x 6.4 in (300dpi)
FRED MCCONNAUGHEY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY FRED MCCONNAUGHEY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Crocodile flathead fish (Cociella crocodila). This bottom-dwelling fish inhabits sandy areas around reef edges throughout the tropical Indo-Pacific region, from the Red Sea to eastern Australia. It can reach a length of over 50 centimetres. It spends most of its time camouflaged on the seabed. Photographed on Tubbataha reef in the Philippines.
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