New Page 1
Image Library | Marine Images | Terrestrial Images | Search Images| Licensing | Contact | About

General Stock Images at Digital Stock


Photographer: Paul Osmond  (see this users gallery)

A Blue-lined Sabretooth Blenny (Plagiotremus rhinorhynchos), also commonly known as a Bluestriped Fangblenny, looks out of its burrow in a coral reef in the Banda Sea in Indonesia.
These aggressive blennies feed on the skin and scales of other fish and they have been known to bite divers. The name 'fang blenny' or 'sabre-tooth blenny' come from the large pair of curved canine teeth on the lower jaw.

· Date: Mon August 10, 2009 · Reference ID: /220070930_112817410 · Views: 5408 ·
Keywords: fang blenny blennies burrow hole coral small blennidae fish southeast se asia indo pacific reef didemnidae macro


Western Clown Anemonefish - Amphiprion ocellaris
Paul Osmond

Email Webmaster

Home Page | Shopping Cart | Contact Us | Privacy Statement | Policies | Advertising

2000-2010 Deep Sea Images - All site contents may not be reproduced in any form without express consent.