The condition of the red snapper in both the South Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico is like the condition of people who have been in a serious car crash. More study on red snapper populations would be great. Delaying action to rescue the red snapper from extinction until additional research is completed would be insane.
Endangered guitarfish, baby guitarfish and semi-musical guitarfish in recent reports.
Do herpetologists have as much fun as ichthyologists? The names of the animals listed on Amphibiaweb tend to be a lot less imaginative than the names of the animals listed on Fishbase.
The dirty thicklip thornycat is described as “harmless” to human beings. As for the dangers to the fish itself, those factors have yet to be evaluated.