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Poisson chirurgien rayé - Aquarium La Rochelle
Surgeonfish derive their name from the blades like scalpels at the base of their tail.
Acanthurus lineatus
Requin corail  - Aquarium La Rochelle
The whitetip reef shark is often observed « sleeping » on the ocean floor.
Triaenodon obesus
Poisson ange français - Aquarium La Rochelle
At the base of their opercle, all angelfish have a strong spine that points backward and becomes a f
Pomacanthus paru
Poisson porc-épic - Aquarium La Rochelle
The long-spine porcupinefish has powerful jaws with teeth joined together to form a beak.
Diodon holacanthus
Baliste gris - Aquarium La Rochelle
Balistes capriscus
Piranha à ventre rouge - Aquarium La Rochelle
There are more than 80 species of piranha, most of which are herbivores.
Pygocentrus nattereri
Crabe touloulou - Aquarium La Rochelle
This little red crab, called 'touloulou' or 'tourlourou' in French, is common to
Gecarcinus lateralis
Poisson clown à queue jaune - Aquarium La Rochelle
They live in communities led by a dominant couple.
Amphiprion clarkii
Corail rouge - Aquarium La Rochelle
Red coral is a colony of animals, or polyps, structured similarly to sea anemones: a sort of sack wi
Corallium rubrum
Raie guitare - Aquarium La Rochelle
It inhabits sandy or muddy seabeds at depths of 9 to 100 metres.
Rhinobatos cemiculus
Requin zèbre - Aquarium La Rochelle
This shark, which is easy to recognize with its four lengthwise spurs running along its body, has a
Stegostoma fasciatum
Poisson perroquet de Quoy - Aquarium La Rochelle
Parrotfish owe their name to their colours and their teeth joined together in the shape of a beak, w
Scarus quoyi
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