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Lionfish are feeding on newly discovered Caribbean reef goby

By Leonard Ho - Posted
An unidentified mesophotic Caribbean reef goby first observed in 2013 was described as a new species last month. Shortly after its discovery, video shows that invasive lionfish are already predating on this goby.
Lionfish are feeding on newly discovered Caribbean reef goby

Palatogobius incendius. Photo by Barry Brown.

A new PLOS ONE paper describes a new dwarf goby, Palatogobius incendius.

http://www.washington.edu/news/2017/06/01/video-shows-invasive-lionfish-feasting-on-new-caribbean-fish-species/

http://www.upi.com/Science_News/2017/06/01/Lionfish-filmed-feeding-on-new-species-of-fish-in-the-Caribbean/7141496346126/

Author: Leonard Ho
Location: Southern California

I'm a passionate aquarist of over 30 years, a coral reef lover, and the blog editor for Advanced Aquarist. While aquarium gadgets interest me, it's really livestock (especially fish), artistry of aquariums, and "method behind the madness" processes that captivate my attention.

Website: http://www.advancedaquarist.com.

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