ALEXANDER SEMENOV / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY ALEXANDER SEMENOV / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Bearded scorpionfish (Scorpaenopsis barbatus) next to soft coral. Scorpionfish are bottom-dwelling fish which have the ability to change their colouration to suit their substrate. Camouflaged against rocks or coral, they are able to surprise unsuspecting prey.
Model release not required. Property release not required.