|Pinecone fish, Monocentris japonica|
Pinecone fishes are small and unusual fish of the family Monocentridae. The family contains just four species. They live in tropical and subtropical waters of the Indo-Pacific. Pinecone fishes are popular in aquariums, but are expensive and a challenge for the hobbyist.
Life history [change]
- Genus Cleidopus
- Genus Monocentris