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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
Tortue caouanne - Aquarium La Rochelle
The loggerhead turtle is commonly known as the «big-headed turtle» and can also be recognized for i
Caretta caretta
Maigre - Aquarium La Rochelle
The meagre is a coastal fish whose life cycle runs its course in both seawater and freshwater.
Argyrosomus regius
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
Murène verte - Aquarium La Rochelle
The green moray lives in rocky areas and coral reefs between 3 and 40 m underwater.
Gymnothorax funebris
Barbier  - Aquarium La Rochelle
The swallowtail seaperch lives between 15 and 200 m in depth, along rocky slopes and close to caves.
Anthias anthias
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
Mandarin cachemire - Aquarium La Rochelle
This fish from the dragonet family lives in coral reefs and particularly in sheltered lagoons.
Synchiropus splendidus
Grand barracuda
Barracudas can typically be found in surface water.
Sphyraena barracuda
Gaterin à bandes jaunes - Aquarium La Rochelle
Sweetlips make grunting sounds with their pharyngeal teeth, which are then amplified by their gas bl
Plectorhinchus lineatus
Lompe - Aquarium La Rochelle
The lumpfish has a stout body. Its dorsal fin thickens with age, eventually becoming a thick ridge.
Cyclopterus lumpus
Opistognathe à front doré - Aquarium La Rochelle
This fish lives up to 40 m underwater, on stretches of sand and coral debris nearby reefs.
Opistognathus aurifrons
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