Moorish Idol larva

Moorish Idol (Zanclus cornutus) postlarva settling on a reef at night in Palau. Moorish idols settle on the reef at over 10 cm TL, about 5x the average size of a reef fish at settlement.

Moorish Idol (Zanclus cornutus) postlarva settling on a reef at night in Palau. Moorish idols settle on the reef at over 10 cm TL, about 5x the average size of a reef fish at settlement.

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