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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
Crabe touloulou - Aquarium La Rochelle
This little red crab, called 'touloulou' or 'tourlourou' in French, is common to
Gecarcinus lateralis
Mérou tacheté - Aquarium La Rochelle
This species is worthy of its name, with a maximum reported size of 2.50 m in length and weight of 4
Epinephelus lanceolatus
Raie guitare - Aquarium La Rochelle
It inhabits sandy or muddy seabeds at depths of 9 to 100 metres.
Rhinobatos cemiculus
Lompe - Aquarium La Rochelle
The lumpfish has a stout body. Its dorsal fin thickens with age, eventually becoming a thick ridge.
Cyclopterus lumpus
Maigre - Aquarium La Rochelle
The meagre is a coastal fish whose life cycle runs its course in both seawater and freshwater.
Argyrosomus regius
Poisson coffre à cornes  - Aquarium La Rochelle
The body of boxfish is formed of joined bony plates that give them their characteristic box-like sha
Lactoria cornuta
Rascasse rouge- Aquarium La Rochelle
The red scorpionfish is a sedentary fish found anywhere from 15 to 500 m below the surface.
Scorpaena scrofa
Turbot - Aquarium La Rochelle
During their first two or three years, turbot live close to the coastline, moving further away as th
Turbot
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
Tortue verte - Aquarium La Rochelle
More of a carnivore in its younger years, it becomes a herbivore in its adulthood.
Chelonia mydas
Hénioche - Aquarium La Rochelle
The longfin bannerfish is characterized by a long tendril extending from its fourth dorsal fin.
Heniochus acuminatus
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