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Randall's frogfish is one of the smallest frogfishes and further more thin as paper. Still, it can sometimes be found by divers with keen eyes. The size in the pictures are just 1.5cm The colors range from black to white and yellow to brown. Unlike other frogfish, it has small white spots on its body. It often hides under rocks or among sea weed to ambush its prey
Benthic creatures, tends to hide among coral rubbles and rocks, in the shallow waters.
Pic 2 shows 2 different specimens in different coloration and appendages on its body.
Spotted on Mar 29, 2012
Submitted on Apr 1, 2014