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Recent observations

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What

Spotted Cusk-eel Chilara taylori

Observer

euproserpinus

Date

February 7, 2016 03:15 PM PST

Description

My son found the animal flopping on the sand next to shallow water. He helped it into the water and it rested there for about a minute (photo). Then it wriggled backward into the sand, with just its head sticking out. This was during a low tide after a high tide and large waves.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black widow Stygnobrotula latebricola

Observer

urbanselva

Date

January 13, 2016 01:17 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Sharing decaying stump with slender salamanders and millipides

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black widow Stygnobrotula latebricola

Observer

finatic

Date

November 20, 2015 08:14 PM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Mexican blind brotula Typhliasina pearsei

Observer

ajau

Date

April 19, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Se encontró, junto con la anguila ciega,en un cuerpo de agua que fluctúa según la temporada de lluvias y no alcanza un metro de profundidad.
Otra característica de la cueva era que tenía poco oxígeno y alta cantidad de dióxido de carbono.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mexican blind brotula Typhliasina pearsei

Observer

bmaidg

Date

August 29, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Goatsbeard Brotula Brotula multibarbata

Observer

sudachi

Date

August 29, 2015 09:32 AM JST

Description

I noticed that there was another fish shacking up with the kidako moray after when I reviewed the photos. Apparently they are known to cohabitate with morays and I found this behavior peculiar and cute.

Brotula multibarbata
イタチウオ

Gymnothorax kidako
ウツボ

Ōshima, Tōkyō
東京都大島町

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mexican blind brotula Typhliasina pearsei

Observer

efra

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Fotografía tomada por Benjamin Magaña, para mayor calidad contactar con el.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mexican blind brotula Typhliasina pearsei

Observer

efra

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Fotografía tomada por Benjamin Magaña, para mayor calidad contactar con el.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mexican blind brotula Typhliasina pearsei

Date

July 17, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Pez ciego albino! habitante de los sistemas fluviales subterráneos de la península de yucatán

Photos / Sounds

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What

Goatsbeard Brotula Brotula multibarbata

Observer

davidr

Date

January 17, 2015 01:26 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Goatsbeard Brotula Brotula multibarbata

Observer

davidr

Date

January 4, 2015 01:14 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Goatsbeard Brotula Brotula multibarbata

Observer

davidr

Date

January 1, 2015 01:54 AM HST
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Description from Wikipedia

Ophidiiformes is an order of ray-finned fish that includes the cusk eels (family Ophidiidae), pearlfishes (family Carapidae), brotulas (family Bythitidae), and others.

No range data available.
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