Rosy Dory, Cyttopsis rosea (Lowe 1843)

Other Names: Pink Dory, Red Dory

A Rosy Dory, Cyttopsis rosea, on deep coral reefs at Viosca Knoll 862 in the Gulf of Mexico, 9 Oct 2008, ROV photo from Lophelia II project. Source: Steve W. Ross / USGS DISCOVRE Expedition Gulf of Mexico. License: CC by Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike

Video clip of a Rosy Dory in about 500 metres off the Canary Islands.

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Cyttopsis rosea in Fishes of Australia, accessed 25 Sep 2020,

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CAAB Code:37264010

Depth:195-620 m

Habitat:Benthopelagic, reef associated

Max Size:31 cm TL

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