Leaf Scorpionfish (Taenianotus triacanthus) - snoot from behind
The leaf scorpionfish is a species of marine fish which is the sole member of the genus Taenianotus. It is commonly known as leaf scorpionfish or paperfish.
The color of this fish varies from green and red to a ghostly white. The fish is almost as flat as a leaf and resembles a leaf in many other ways. The skin often has blotches that enhance a camouflage effect. This fish has appendages around the mouth, and...more »