Image: Warty Prowfish at Popes Eye
A Warty Prowfish, Aetapcus maculatus, at Popes Eye, Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, 30 March 1988. Note the cloud of milky fluid being ejected from near the opercular opening.
- Bill Boyle
- © Bill Boyle
- Common name:
- Warty Prowfish
- Scientific name:
- Aetapcus maculatus
This image shows the fish after it had ejected a larger cloud of fluid (top right image) and then quickly swum down to the bottom.