Florent's Guide To The

Tropical Reefs

Helmut Gurnard - Juvenile

Helmut Gurnard - Dactyloptena orientalis
Location: Lembeh Strait, Indonesia

Scientific Name: Dactyloptena orientalis
Also known as: Oriental Flying Gurnard
Category: Flying Gurnards
Size: Up to 15 in. (38 cm)  
Depth: 3-200 ft. (1-60 m)
Distribution: Indo-Pacific, Hawaii, Red Sea, Polynesia


Juvenile
Juvenile
 
 

All Photographs
© 2004-2019 Florent Charpin