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Salaria (Lipophrys) pavo Risso, 1810
My niece had again some unusual encounter, really beautiful ocher-blue fish has jumped out of a rock she took out from the sea. It is a species of combtooth blenny. This species reaches a length of 13 cm.
It is found in the eastern Atlantic coast from France to Morocco; also in the Mediterranean and Black seas, introduced to the Suez Canal. It lives only to the depth of 2 m.
My niece even wanted to take it home: I convinced her instead that is impossible to have it in aquarium but just found the information that this particular fish is ideal for aquariums [Sve ribe Jadranskog mora, 1994, Neven Milišić, page 325]! Well since I don't like that anyway, I'm glad the fish is still in its natural habitat, swimming freely.