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Uranoscopus sulphureus

Valenciennes, 1832


Uwe Schmolke Star geza: This stargazer (Uranoscopus sulphureus) is displaying its lure. Philippines 2012, Nikon D200 + 60mm, SB800. Have fun waching (-:

Loren Mariani cool, were abouts in the philippines was this

Carolyn Thomson Very cool

Teebone Salukix great!!!

Theresa Cloake this is great

Mia Evans wow- how long did you spend with it?

Mike Bartick Reticulated stargazer...Nice shot Uwe...superb behavior shot

Uwe Schmolke Many thanks for feedback (-: @Loren: Photo is taken in Moalboal. @Mia: I've spent some minutes (about 5 to 10) with this stargazer. Never seen the lure our before.

Marjon Phur Great shot! I've never seen one of these :-)

Message posted on Underwater Macro Photographers on 27 Feb 2012
Taxonomy
Animalia (Kingdom)
  Chordata (Phylum)
    Vertebrata (Subphylum)
      Gnathostomata (Superclass)
        Pisces (Superclass)
          Actinopterygii (Class)
            Perciformes (Order)
              Uranoscopidae (Family)
                Uranoscopus (Genus)
                  Uranoscopus sulphureus (Species)
Associated Species