The predatory Red Lionfish is one of a number of similar species widely distributed in the Indo-Pacific. The spines are venomous. Lionfish have recently been released in Florida and the species is now showing up in the Eastern Atlantic and Caribbean.


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  • BigD
    BigDalmost 6 years ago

    Excellent image, the colors are so vivid and vibrant

  • Edjamen
    Edjamenalmost 6 years ago

    Wow that’s a great shot….

  • Anthony Mancuso
    Anthony Mancusoalmost 6 years ago

    fantastic work Michael, well captured

  • SueAnne
    SueAnnealmost 6 years ago

    Oh my how beautiful

  • JKKimball
    JKKimballalmost 6 years ago


  • Steve Bullock
    Steve Bullockalmost 6 years ago

    Wow, awesome..

  • Janet Fikar
    Janet Fikaralmost 6 years ago

    Great capture. I just got back from an aquarium in Las Vegas that had a large tank of LIon Fish. Mine didn’t turn out nearly as good as yours.

  • Stephen Colquitt
    Stephen Colquittalmost 6 years ago

    A gorgeous clean image Michael.

  • salsbells69
    salsbells69almost 6 years ago

    Fabulous image. What a beautiful specimen. Great detail~!

  • debsphotos
    debsphotosalmost 6 years ago

    WoW….what a pose!!!!! gorgeous colours…excellent image!!! *-)

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