Ostraciidae, Juvenile (Boxfish)
Description: The standard length of the juvenile boxfish is ten millimeters. This image was taken with a Nikon D1X 5.47-megapixel camera with a 105-millimeter f/2.8D AF Micro-Nikkor lens and dual Nikon SB28 flash units.
Creator/Photographer: Belize Larval-Fish Group 2002
The Division of Fishes of the Smithsonian's National Museum Natural History has sent several teams to Belize in order to photograph larvae in the field. The 2002 team included Julie H. Mounts, David G. Smith, Carole C. Baldwin, and James Van Tassell.
Medium: Digital photograph
Image ID: C3-1