The psychedelic frogfish, Histiophryne psychedelica, is named for its psychedelic pink and white stripes arranged in a fingerprint pattern. This species was described in 2009 from three specimens collected off Ambon and Bali, Indonesia.  The psychedelic frogfish moves by walking on its pectoral fins over the seafloor. It can also bounce like a rubber ball, jet-propelling itself by forcing water out of its gill openings.  More about this fish on EOL: http://eol.org/pages/10215240/details (Image by David Hall)

The psychedelic frogfish, Histiophryne psychedelica, is named for its psychedelic pink and white stripes arranged in a fingerprint pattern. This species was described in 2009 from three specimens collected off Ambon and Bali, Indonesia.

The psychedelic frogfish moves by walking on its pectoral fins over the seafloor. It can also bounce like a rubber ball, jet-propelling itself by forcing water out of its gill openings.

More about this fish on EOL: http://eol.org/pages/
10215240/details

(Image by David Hall)

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