Dusky Leatherjacket, Paramonacanthus otisensis Click to enlarge image
A male Dusky Leatherjacket photographed at night at a depth of 7 m, Port Stephens-Great Lakes Marine Park, New South Wales, February 2010. To the right of the fish is a Sea Pen, probably a Great Sea Pen, Sarcoptilus grandis. Image: Dave Harasti
© Dave Harasti

Fast Facts

  • Classification
    Species
    otisensis
    Genus
    Paramonacanthus
    Family
    Monacanthidae
Dusky Leatherjacket, Paramonacanthus otisensis
A male Dusky Leatherjacket photographed at night at a depth of 7 m, Port Stephens-Great Lakes Marine Park, New South Wales, February 2010. To the right of the fish is a Sea Pen, probably a Great Sea Pen, Sarcoptilus grandis. Image: Dave Harasti
© Dave Harasti

A male Dusky Leatherjacket photographed at night at a depth of 7 m, Port Stephens-Great Lakes Marine Park, New South Wales, February 2010.  To the right of the fish is a Sea Pen, probably a Great Sea Pen, Sarcoptilus grandis.