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Little Dragonfish

( Eurypegasus draconis )

Other names

Common Seamoth, Short Dragonfish, Short Seamoth, Pegasus Sea Moth

How to Catch
Fast Facts
  • Is a member of the family¬†Pegasidae (seamoths)
  • Can grow to 10cm in length
  • Highly camouflaged
  • Live on sandy/gravelly substrates
  • Destructive fishing methods such as bottom trawling has lead to the species being listed as Vulnerable