Waterford Wildlife

Since 1999

The Wildlife of Waterford City & County

Red Bandfish

A very rare Red Bandfish Cupola rubiscens L. 1746, was found by Alice Bennett on Annestown beach on the 25th August. This appears to be the 5th Irish record for this native fish. It grows to about 300mm long.

Record ack. to Jim Hurley. Image ack. to R.. Patzner.