Colorful dragonet gets a name, honouring Dr. Who

Main report: Synchiropus sycorax, the Ruby Red Dragonet Gets Named
(Reefs.com)
Other Reporting: Reefbuilders
Scientific Paper: Zootaxa    (Plazi Treatment)
New Taxa: Synchiropus sycorax
Common Name: Ruby Red Dragonet
Species named for: red-robed, caped Sycorax warriors from the BBC sci-fi series Dr. Who
Categories: Celebrity Taxa | Fish | New Species
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Disocvered in 2013, and popular among aquarists, this colorful =dragonet has finally been formally named and described.

Ruby Red Dragonet (Synchiropus sycorax). Credit: LemonTYK / Tea & Gill 2016

Ruby Red Dragonet (Synchiropus sycorax). Credit: LemonTYK / Tea & Gill 2016

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