« back to search results
Grey Trigger-fish Ballistes capriscus Lenght to 60cm<br />
Bizarre fish with the look of a tropical species about it. Found on rocky coasts, sometimes around harbour walls. ADULT is oval in outline with relatively small eyes and mouth set far apart. Overall colour buffish brown; dorsal, anal and tail fins are marbled with blue. STATUS Locally common in S and SW; occasional elsewhere.
Share
twitterlinkedinfacebook
141552
Grey Trigger-fish Ballistes capriscus Lenght to 60cm
Bizarre fish with the look of a tropical species about it. Found on rocky coasts, sometimes around harbour walls. ADULT is oval in outline with relatively small eyes and mouth set far apart. Overall colour buffish brown; dorsal, anal and tail fins are marbled with blue. STATUS Locally common in S and SW; occasional elsewhere.

Filename: 141552.jpg
Size: 3543x2372 / 3.4MB
Source:
Date: 10 Sep 2008
Location:
Credit: ANDREW CLEAVE/NPL
Copyright:
Model Release: No
Property Release: No
Restrictions: Nature Photographers Ltd., West Wit, New Road, Little London, Tadley, Hampshire, RG26 5EU. Tel: +44(0)1256 850661 web: www.naturephotographers.co.uk
Direct Link:
Keywords: