Remora

Remora

Fishing with Remoras

In 1881 Mr. Frederick Holmwood, C.B., the H.B.M. Consul in Zanzibar noted a curious practice amongst the local fishermen. He noticed them carving small wooden containers out of wood, and on inquiry was told the...
Remora

A Lone Remora

A lone remora, photographed during a scuba dive at Octopus Wall in Dar es Salaam. Remoras, sometimes called suckerfish, grow 30-90 cm long and attach to sharks, manta rays, whales, turtles, dugongs and othe...