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Slimy snailfish

Liparis mucosus

Description:

A small yellow snailfish with a white starburst pattern around eyes. Coloration can vary greatly with this species.

Habitat:

Spotted in a tide pool at Tongue Point.


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4 Comments

Brian38
Brian38 8 months ago

Thanks Machi.

swain10
swain10 8 months ago

What is that???????

Machi
Machi 8 months ago

Looks like a snailfish. There are many species and can be hard to tell apart

mauna Kunzah
mauna Kunzah 8 months ago

Stumped? I can see why!

Brian38
Spotted by
Brian38

Washington, USA

Lat: 48.17, Long: -123.71

Spotted on Apr 20, 2019
Submitted on Apr 28, 2019

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