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Agonomalus proboscidalis

(Valenciennes, 1858)


Andrey Shpatak Barbed huchback poacher.(Agonomalus proboscidalis) Japan sea. North part Primorye, Russia. Rudnaya Bay. Nikon D700+Tokina 10-17mm(as 15mm on FF)

Giorgio Cavallaro Awesome!!!!

Ilse Merz wonderful!

Dieter Kudler Wow, what is that?

Andrey Shpatak Only fish. Not dragon.

Dieter Kudler Hello Andrey Shpatak - what fish is it and where did you take this very nice shot?

Francis Perez wooooww, absolutely awesome!!!

Andrey Shpatak Hello Dieter Kudler. I live & dive on north part of Russian part Japan Sea. This fish live on depth about 20m on sandy-shingly soil. Very good masks.

Tacdriver Randy Milbrand awesome!

Ajiex Dharma Lovely: )

Alexander Niedermair Woowh nice, never seen before :-))

Alvin Toh Wow...Never seen one yet.

Suzan Meldonian Oh love this amazing new creatures! woohoo!- here's another place to add onto my bucket list. I have got to dive to see once of these! And such a great shot!

J├╝rgen Pesch absolute amazing , fantastic shot!

Andrey Shpatak Welcome to Rudnaya Bay in next 2013 and dive with me for look & shot this fish.

Ilse Merz I would love to!

Stew Smith Looks kind of like a cross between a dragonet and a sea moth. Very cool. Are they rare to that location as I don't recall ever seeing an image of this fish. What size are they. Nice find and nice shot

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Taxonomy
Animalia (Kingdom)
  Chordata (Phylum)
    Vertebrata (Subphylum)
      Gnathostomata (Superclass)
        Pisces (Superclass)
          Actinopterygii (Class)
            Scorpaeniformes (Order)
              Agonidae (Family)
                Hypsagoninae (Subfamily)
                  Agonomalus (Genus)
                    Agonomalus proboscidalis (Species)
Associated Species