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#1 Karen Honeycutt

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Posted 16 February 2019 - 11:58 AM

Can anyone identify this goby pair from Ambon Bay, Indonesia?

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#2 Glasseye Snapper

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Posted 14 March 2019 - 05:18 PM

It looks like a Tomiyamichthys species to me. Most similar to T. lanceolatus but they typically have two dark spots on the back of the first dorsal fin (there is actually a picture of one from you on the internet). I don't know if the black spots can be absent based on behaviour or gender but I don't see good alternatives.


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