graemeF's picture

Fish id please (added via Android)

Observed: 15th February 2013 By: graemeF
Photo 1
Description:

small 3cm fish

Identifications
Species interactions

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Comments

ophrys's picture

Boar

Not one I have seen myself, but seems to fit...

http://www.marlin.ac.uk/speciesinformation.php?speciesID=2883

It would be good if you could edit at the top and reclassify as a fish..then more experienced fish-people might see it.

Ian
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graemeF's picture

Thanks very much for your

Thanks very much for your help. Have checked the link you posted and the pics definately match closely - including the orangey stripes which were visible on the specimen. No records on the NBN for this species in this area so will submit this to the Marlin website.

graz

ChrisMcA's picture

Was it just on the beach.

Was it just on the beach. It's a 'regular' though rare sighting, eg see http://www.glaucus.org.uk/Capros.htm

graemeF's picture

We found it dead on the

We found it dead on the beach, towards the high tide line at Amroth in Pembrokeshire. It was very freshly dead and in perfect condition.

graz