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      Reticulated Dragonet
      Reticulated Dragonet

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      Reef Keeper

      Registered: July 2003
      Location: Sumner
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      Scientific Name: Callionymus reticulatus
      Max. size: 11.0 cm TL (male/unsexed); 6.5 cm (female)
      Environment: demersal; non-migratory; brackish; marine ; depth range 0 - 110 m
      Climate: temperate
      Distribution: Northeast Atlantic: southern North Sea, Irish Sea, and southwestern Ireland to Portugal. Mediterranean Sea: Málaga, Spain.
      Morphology: Dorsal spines (total): 4; Dorsal soft rays (total): 10; Anal soft rays: 8-10. Preopercular spine present. Antrorse (forward-pointing) spine at base very small, rudimentary or absent. Second dorsal in males with dark blotches in vertical or oblique rows, in females colorless. Gill cover with 3 spines. Snout slightly longer than the eye diameter.
      Biology: Occurs in inshore waters, even intertidally, on sandy shores.
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      Location: vancouver wa
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