Oriental Flying Gurnard

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Oriental flying gurnard (Dactyloptena orientalis), a fish in the family Dactylopteridae
Oriental flying gurnard (Dactyloptena orientalis).

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The Ernst Mayr Library, the Internet Archive

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Plate showing an Oriental flying gurnard (Dactyloptena orientalis), a fish in the family Dactylopteridae. It is found in the tropical waters of the Pacific Ocean where it feeds on other fishes, crustaceans, and mollusks.
The caption reads in the original French: Dactyloptère des Indes — Dactylpterus orientalis. nob.

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