Individually crafted - we take pride in our unique collection of underwater photography. Our high quality photo prints featuring pictures of tropical fish are printed individually to order.
Pair Short Dragonfishes, barely visible amongst the colourful coral sands of a lagoon seabed. Short Dragonfish are rarely seen due to their extreme camouflage, and relatively small population. They are found on sandy or silty sea floors and have the unusual ability to shed their skin periodically to rid themselves of accumulated ballast.
Short Dragonfish Facts
Other common names: Little Dragonfish
Scientific name: Eurypegasus draconis
Family: Pegasidae (Seamoths)
Max. size: 10 cm
Depth: 3 - 91 metres, normally 35 - 90 metres
Diet: An opportunistic feeder; copepods, isopods, polycheates, nematoades, trematodes, pistol shrimp, post-veliger mollusks, foraminifera, stones up to 1 mm
Habitat: Lagoons amongst seagrass beds, sandy or silty seabeds, bays, estuaries
Distribution: Indo-Pacific: Red Sea and South Africato Marquesan and Society Islands, north to southern Japan, south to Australia and Lord Howe Island; throughout Micronesia.
Conservation: Insufficient data
- Printing and Shipping
Stunning, high quality canvas prints on lightly textured poly/cotton canvas. Our prints are hand framed using gallery style (38mm deep) redwood pine bars. They are shipped ready to hang, complete with wall hanger.
Despatched in 2-3 days.
High resolution prints with vibrant colours and fade resistant ink technology. Our posters are printed on premium quality photo poster paper.
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Postage & Packing
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