Tag: Sawtooth Barracuda

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Chevron Barracuda (Sphyraena Putnamiae)

Although not a great photo, this gives an idea of the huge numbers the school of Chevron Barracuda (Sphyraena Putnamiae) can reach at certain times of year, particularly at Sail Rock, Koh Phangan.

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Chevron Barracuda (Sphyraena Putnamiae)

At certain times of year, Sail Rock's resident school of Chevron Barracudas (Sphyraena Putnamiae) seems to experience a population explosion, as we witnessed during December 2010.

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Chevron Barracuda (Sphyraena Putnamiae) circling at Sail Rock

In this photo, Christian Aneres from Austria finds himself surrounded by huge school of Chevron Barracudas (Sphyraena Putnamiae) at Sail Rock.

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Chevron Barracuda (Sphyraena Putnamiae)

Chevron Barracudas (Sphyraena Putnamiae) are a common sight at most of the deeper offshore locations.

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Chevron Barracuda (Sphyraena Putnamiae)

A school of Chevron Barracudas (Sphyraena putnamiae) at Sail Rock, Koh Phangan.
In this photo, the "chevron" markings from which they get their name are clearly visible along the side of their bodies.

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Chevron Barracuda (Sphyraena Putnamiae)

A school of Chevron Barracudas (Sphyraena Putnamiae) circling over the East Pinnacle at