Fish with Hands


Fish with “hands” found to be new species. Using fins to walk rather than swim, along the ocean floor. They are small, often strikingly patterned or colourful. Now they exist only off eastern and southern Australia.

The Pink Handfish

The Pink Handfish



The Spotted Handfish

The Spotted Handfish



The Red Handfish

The Red Handfish



The Zeibell's Handfish

The Zeibell's Handfish

via : CSIRO







6 Responses to “ Fish with Hands ”

  1. They still sort of look like fins to me.

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  2. looks creepy bro

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  3. The fish in the first picture looks a little ugly :)

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  4. Very nice !!

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  5. They probably could swim normally, the’re just lazy and prefer to just crawl along the floor.

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