Species : Mola mola

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7 months ago Gui Pinto Costa associated species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) to the photo Peixe Lua.
December 9th at 3:34pm
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7 months ago Gui Pinto Costa associated species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) to the photo Peixe Lua.
December 9th at 3:32pm
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1 year ago Nuno Pedro validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Mola-mola.
May 3rd at 12:00am
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1 year ago Nuno Pedro validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Mola Mola.
May 3rd at 12:00am
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1 year ago João Pedro Silva validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Peixe Lua.
May 3rd at 12:00am
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1 year ago Giuseppe Suaria validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Mola mola Clean station angular.
May 3rd at 12:00am
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1 year ago Nuno Pedro validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Peixe lua.
May 3rd at 12:00am
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1 year ago Nuno Pedro validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Pez Luna.
May 3rd at 12:00am
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1 year ago Nuno Pedro validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Mola-mola.
May 3rd at 12:00am
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1 year ago Nuno Pedro validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Mola-mola.
May 3rd at 12:00am
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1 year ago Nuno Pedro validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Mola.
May 3rd at 12:00am
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1 year ago João Pedro Silva validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Peixe Lua.
May 3rd at 12:00am
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1 year ago Nuno Pedro validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Peixe lua.
May 3rd at 12:00am
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1 year ago Piñatel associated species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) to the photo Mola mola Clean station angular.
September 21st at 7:04pm
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1 year ago Piñatel associated species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) to the photo Mola mola Clean station.
September 21st at 6:55pm
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1 year ago Manex associated species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) to the photo Mola Mola, Mola Mola.
September 11th at 9:35am
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2 years ago Ramiro González associated species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) to the photo Mola Mola.
September 27th at 12:23pm
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2 years ago Ramiro González associated species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) to the photo Pez Luna.
September 27th at 12:23pm
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2 years ago Kurt W. Gross associated species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) to the photo Mola-mola.
September 25th at 10:10pm
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2 years ago Kurt W. Gross associated species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) to the photo Mola-mola.
September 25th at 10:10pm

Mola mola

Taxonomy
Description

The scaleless body is covered with extremely thick, elastic skin. The caudal fin is replaced by a rudder-like structure called 'clavus'. Dorsal and anal fins very high with short base. Pectorals small and rounded, directed upward. Mouth very small; teeth

Common names
  • Almindelig klumpfisk - Danish
  • Ay balığı - Turkish
  • Ayi baligi - Turkish
  • Boloublè -
  • Bot - Catalan
  • Bucan - Croatian
  • Bucanj - Serbian
  • Cá mặt trăng - Vietnamese
  • Fegaropsaro - Greek
  • Fegarópsaro - Greek
  • Giant sunfish - English
  • Girasole - Italian
  • Hana -
  • Headfish - English
  • Klumpfisk - Danish
  • Klumpfisk - Swedish
  • Korshid-mahi-e-oghyanoosi - Persian
  • Lua - Portuguese
  • Luna - Italian
  • Maanvis - Dutch
  • Mambo - Romanian
  • Mánafiskur - Faroese
  • Manbô - Japanese
  • Månefisk - Norwegian Bokmål
  • Månefisk - Norwegian Nynorsk
  • Månefisk - Norwegian
  • Möhkäkala - Finnish
  • Mola - Spanish
  • Mola - Italian
  • Mola - Maltese
  • Mola cocciulara - Italian
  • Mola ocean sunfish - English
  • Mole - French
  • Mole commun - French
  • Môle commun - French
  • Mondfisch - German
  • Moonfish - English
  • Morski mesec -
  • Mulacchia - Italian
  • Niffâkha - Arabic
  • Ocean sunfish - English
  • Opesee-sonvis - Afrikaans
  • Orelhão - Portuguese
  • Peixe lua - Spanish
  • Peixe lua - Portuguese
  • Peixe-lua - Portuguese
  • Peixe-roda - Portuguese
  • Pervane - Turkish
  • Pervane baligi - Turkish
  • Pervane balığı - Turkish
  • Pesce bala - Italian
  • Pesce luna - Italian
  • Pesce mola - Italian
  • Pescio meua - Italian
  • Pesciu luna - Italian
  • Pesciu meua - Italian
  • Peshkahana -
  • Peshku hënë -
  • Peste luna - Romanian
  • Pez cabeza - Spanish
  • Pez luna - Spanish
  • Pez sol - Spanish
  • Pisci luna - Italian
  • Pisci mola - Italian
  • Pixxi mola - Maltese
  • Pixxiluna - Maltese
  • Pixxitambur - Maltese
  • Poisson lune - French
  • Poisson-lune - French
  • Pysgodyn haul - Welsh
  • Qamar - Maltese
  • Raataahuihui -
  • Rolim - Portuguese
  • Samoglów - Polish
  • Sunfish - English
  • Sun-fish - English
  • Tunglfiskur - Icelandic
  • Προπέλα - Greek
  • Φεγγαρόψαρο - Greek
  • Голова-рыба обыкновенная - Russian
  • Луна-рыба - Russian
  • דג שמש ענק - Hebrew
  • 개복치 - Korean
  • 曼波(成功) - Chinese
  • 海虫(澎湖) - Chinese
  • 翻車魨 - Chinese
  • 翻车鲀 - Chinese
  • 蜇鱼 - Chinese
  • 蜇鲂 - Chinese

Photos

Photographers

User: Kurt W. Gross (3 Photos)

User: Eric Schaub Coelho (2 Photos)

User: Ramiro González (2 Photos)

User: Piñatel (2 Photos)

User: Gui Pinto Costa (2 Photos)

User: Dominic (1 Photos)

User: Manex (1 Photos)