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Green Razorfish

Xyrichtys splendens

Description:

Photo take at -45 ft on a sandy area near to a coral reef this small razorfish can dig in sand so fast that is no possible no notice about 15 cm long light green color whit light pink fins bright green eyes.

Habitat:

Found on sandy bottoms where they dig a caver on the sand, from Florida, all the Caribbean Sea , Central America to north Brazil.


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Gerardo Aizpuru
Spotted by
Gerardo Aizpuru

Mexico

Lat: 20.85, Long: -86.88

Spotted on Aug 5, 2012
Submitted on Aug 5, 2012

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