Frogfish

It’s All About The Eggs
Histiophryne psychedelica

Focusing on her most prominent feature, her eggs, you can clearly see them, including an eye and her rapid movements to help clean and aerate her babies. At the end of the video you can see, in slow motion, how she seems to be ejecting small bits if debris that have worked their way into …

It’s All About The Eggs
Histiophryne psychedelica
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Psychedelic Frogfish
Histiophryne psychedelica
2016

Everyone who comes to Ambon to dive, not surprisingly, wants to see the Psychedelic Frogfish, Histiophryne psychedelica. And it’s a critter we would love to show everyone too. The last sighting was at the end of 2014, when we found it in Ambon Bay and before that it had been about 4 years since one …

Psychedelic Frogfish
Histiophryne psychedelica
2016
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The Psychedelic Frogfish
Histiophryne psychedelica
2014

The Psychedelic Frogfish – Histiophryne psychedelica – is the Holy Grail of critters. Only discovered and photographed in 2008, it has only been found in Ambon, making it one of the most unique creatures to be found. For the last five years it has not been seen at all. That all changed this week. One …

The Psychedelic Frogfish
Histiophryne psychedelica
2014
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