mandarinfish, Synchiropus splendidus, rise to the surface in a mating ritual to release eggs and sperm in shallow coral gardens, a cardinalfish waits to feed on the sperm and eggs, Yap, Micronesia, Pacific Ocean


Searchable keywords

Find the right images by checking multiple keywords below:

  • Callionymidae
  • Callionymus splendidus
  • Micronesia
  • Neosynchiropus splendidus
  • Synchiropus splendidus
  • animal
  • colorful
  • dragonet
  • fish
  • horizontal format
  • mandarin dragonet
  • mandarinfish
  • marine
  • reproduction
  • tropical
  • underwater

Image ID: 0070967-TRO

mandarinfish, Synchiropus splendidus, rise to the surface in a mating ritual to release eggs and sperm in shallow coral gardens, a cardinalfish waits to feed on the sperm and eggs, Yap, Micronesia, Pacific Ocean
Credit to: BluePlanetArchive / Tim Rock

Image dimensions: 5400x3600