Electric Flame Scallop puts on dazzling light show

by | Mar 15, 2013 | Advanced Aquarist | 0 comments

As if its flame-red mantle wasn’t sexy enough, Ctenoides ales takes it up a notch with brilliant flashes of light.  The electric pulses of white light is suspected to lure microorganisms to the scallop for its meal.  And yes, this is another video by ‘liquidguru,’ the extraordinary reef videographer based in Lembeh, Indonesia.

  • Leonard Ho

    I'm a passionate aquarist of over 30 years, a coral reef lover, and the blog editor for Advanced Aquarist. While aquarium gadgets interest me, it's really livestock (especially fish), artistry of aquariums, and "method behind the madness" processes that captivate my attention.


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