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Decorated Warbonnet

Chirolophis decoratus


So named for the prominent cirri on the head extending onto the long continuous dorsal fin that resemble the feathers of an Indian chieftain's warbonnet. Measuring to 15" long..


Found in the north Pacific, this spotting was at hiding in a rust metal railing on a ship wreck in Barkley Sound, BC.

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British Columbia, Canada

Lat: 48.95, Long: -125.25

Spotted on Apr 12, 2013
Submitted on Apr 17, 2013

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