Sandpaper fish

The Sandpaper fish lives in the demersal, marine environment.

The sandpaper fish or common roughy, Paratrachichthys trailli, is a slimehead belonging to the family Trachichthyidae, found in southern Australia and southern New Zealand at depths of between 50 and 400 m. Its length is between 10 and 25 cm. More

parasites, is remove the sandpaper fish to a clearwater vat with a lot of aeration and then put so much Parrots Feather in there that the fish pretty much has to wend it's way like a snake through the strands. More

Common names

sandpaper fish in English
sandpaper fish in Unknown
Sandpaper velvetfish in English
Visitor in English
長體嵴首絨皮鮋 in Mandarin Chinese
长体嵴首绒皮鲉 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Scorpaeniformes
Family : Aploactinidae
Genus : Adventor
Species : Adventor elongatus
Authority : Whitley, 1952