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Histiophryne psychedelica
Histiophryne psychedelica
Description Size (cm):15 SL. Locality:Indonesia, Ambon. Author David Hall / seaphotos.com ·  JPG file - 330.35 kB - 550 x 391 pixelsmore
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Camera Maker: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D
Image Title: This recently discovered fish appears to mimic the appearance of certain hard corals, as a form of protective camouflage. The fish actually hides inside coral crevices and under coral rubble. Unlike other frogfish, it has no esca (lure). Histiophryne psychedelica; Ambon, Indonesia Ambon, Indonesia
Original Time Taken: 2008:03:06 15:06:36
Time Digitized: 2008:03:06 15:06:36
Artist: David Hall
Copyright Holder: David Hall / seaphotos.com
Shutter Speed: 1/200 sec
Aperture: f/13
ISO Sensitivity: 125
Exposure Compensation: 0 EV
Metering Mode: Pattern
Flash Fired: No Flash
Original Width: 550 pixels
Original Height: 391 pixels
Orientation: 1: Normal (0 deg)
Focal Length: 100 mm
Focal Length Equivalent in 35mm Film: 795.98553057916
added on 2015-03-09580 viewsWoRMS taxa Histiophryne psychedelica Pietsch, Arnold & Hall, 2009Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorchecked Bailly, Nicolas 2015-03-09 © 2015 David Hall / seaphotos.com
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