Herring Cale (Olisthops cyanomelas)

Also known as Cale Herring


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Also known as Cale Herring.

Found over the surface, in high energy surge zones, and kelp forests, over coastal reefs, rich in brown algae.
They feed on kelp.
Length - 35cm
Depth - 1-30m
Widespread Eastern Indian Ocean

A weed dwelling fish, males have colourful fin displays. Ref: https://www.fishbase.se/summary/12839


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