Messmate Fish, Echiodon rendahli (Whitley 1941)

Other Names: Pearlfish, Rendahl's Messmatefish

A larval Messmate Fish, Echiodon rendahli - the long filament on the head may resemble a sphinophore. Source: Rudie Kuiter / Aquatic Photographics. License: All rights reserved

Messmate fish live inside sponges.

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Echiodon rendahli in Fishes of Australia, accessed 13 Jul 2024,

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