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One-spot Fringehead

Neoclinus uninotatus

Description:

A long thin fish with a huge mouth. Mottled red, pink, and gray. The dorsal fin can be raised as a threat display and has a false eye on it to confuse predators.

Habitat:

Tide pools and rocky reefs.

Notes:

Roundhouse Aquarium, Manhattan Beach, California

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2 Comments

Steven Sheppard
Steven Sheppard a week ago

It likes to try.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway a week ago

Wow it looks like that could eat something bigger than it's head.

Steven Sheppard
Spotted by
Steven Sheppard

Manhattan Beach, California, USA

Lat: 33.88, Long: -118.41

Spotted on Jul 5, 2019
Submitted on Jul 6, 2019

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