A rare visitor to Long Island Sound waters, this the the third Cornetfish spotted in a week up here.
Dive site Cod Hole, max depth 18.3m / 60ft.
Collected on Gemma. Lower corner of tote with African Pompano.
The cornetfishes are a small family, the Fistulariidae, of extremely elongated fishes in the order Syngnathiformes. The family consists of just a single genus, Fistularia, with four species, found worldwide in tropical and subtropical marine environments.