In an uncommon moment away from the bottom, this two-inch cm) mandarinfish presents an exaggerated facade with its colorful array of glorious, ornate fins. Research has shown a posture similar to this in examples of male-to-male aggression and courtship.
No idea why this thing is called the Yellow Boxfish! But these bright yellow, polka-dotted, boxy balloon-shaped fish are found in tropical and temperate marine waters of the Indo-West Pacific.---maybe because it's yellow and box like?
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