Bluering Angelfish

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Bluering Angelfish

Post by Peace » Mon Oct 08, 2018 9:01 pm


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Re: Bluering Angelfish

Post by SoggyCookies » Wed Feb 20, 2019 10:45 am

Found a tiny juvenile barely an inch long during a lowtide fishing at Tanah Merah.

Pretty sure this is a baby Blue Ring Angelfish hahah
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Keep the smaller ones, release the bigger ones 🤗

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Re: Bluering Angelfish

Post by Peace » Thu Feb 21, 2019 8:48 pm

That is indeed a juvenile bluering angelfish, nice find there. Was it trapped in a tide pool?

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Re: Bluering Angelfish

Post by SoggyCookies » Thu Feb 21, 2019 10:07 pm

Peace wrote:
Thu Feb 21, 2019 8:48 pm
That is indeed a juvenile bluering angelfish, nice find there. Was it trapped in a tide pool?
Yup. Usually I only find small Copperband butterflyfishes so I think this one might have gotten swept from reefier areas by strong currents
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Re: Bluering Angelfish

Post by Peace » Mon Mar 04, 2019 11:48 pm

If you like reef walking, you can check out St John's/Lazarus island as well. I've just learnt that they now have ferry that goes from Marina South Pier(Via St John's) to Sister Islands too.

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