Posts Tagged "Thailands Filefish and Leatherjackets"

Filefish; Monacanthidae

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Filefish are also known as Leatherjackets due to their tough skin. They are closely related to the Triggerfish but more laterally compressed and lacking the exciting behaviour patterns of a Titan! Seagrass Filefish; Acreichthys tomentosus We have a shaky identification here - are there any Filefish experts out there? 8 Photos Unicorn Filefish; Aluterus monoceros Our largest filefish, very rarely seen and never close-to. 4 Photos Scrawled Filefish; Aluterus scriptus A distinctive and attractive filefish, photographed mainly at depths greater than 10 m. 12 Photos Bearded...

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