Marine Animal: Mola mola

Latest activity in species
Angelo Miguel Gomes
14 days ago Angelo Miguel Gomes validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Peixe lua.
January 25th at 10:30am
Angelo Miguel Gomes
14 days ago Angelo Miguel Gomes validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Peixe lua.
January 25th at 10:26am
Cristiansub -- Umili
2 months ago Cristiansub -- Umili associated species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) to the photo The Tonnara.
November 12th at 5:13pm
Gui Pinto Costa
1 year ago Gui Pinto Costa associated species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) to the photo Peixe Lua.
December 9th at 3:34pm
Gui Pinto Costa
1 year ago Gui Pinto Costa associated species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) to the photo Peixe Lua.
December 9th at 3:32pm
Giuseppe Suaria
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
Nuno Pedro
1 year ago Nuno Pedro validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Pez Luna.
May 3rd at 12:00am
Nuno Pedro
1 year ago Nuno Pedro validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Mola-mola.
May 3rd at 12:00am
Nuno Pedro
1 year ago Nuno Pedro validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Peixe lua.
May 3rd at 12:00am
Nuno Pedro
1 year ago Nuno Pedro validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Mola-mola.
May 3rd at 12:00am
João Pedro Silva
1 year ago João Pedro Silva validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Peixe Lua.
May 3rd at 12:00am
Nuno Pedro
1 year ago Nuno Pedro validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Mola.
May 3rd at 12:00am
Nuno Pedro
1 year ago Nuno Pedro validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Mola-mola.
May 3rd at 12:00am
Nuno Pedro
1 year ago Nuno Pedro validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Mola Mola.
May 3rd at 12:00am
Nuno Pedro
1 year ago Nuno Pedro validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Peixe lua.
May 3rd at 12:00am
João Pedro Silva
1 year ago João Pedro Silva validated the species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) on the photo Peixe Lua.
May 3rd at 12:00am
Piñatel
2 years ago Piñatel associated species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) to the photo Mola mola Clean station angular.
September 21st at 7:04pm
Piñatel
2 years ago Piñatel associated species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) to the photo Mola mola Clean station.
September 21st at 6:55pm
Manex
2 years ago Manex associated species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) to the photo Mola Mola, Mola Mola.
September 11th at 9:35am
Ramiro González
3 years ago Ramiro González associated species Mola mola, (Linnaeus, 1758) to the photo Mola Mola.
September 27th at 12:23pm
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Marine Animal: Mola mola

General information about the marine animal 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 of the marine animal Mola mola

Common Name Language
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

Underwater photos of the marine animal Mola mola

Underwater photographers of the marine animal Mola mola

Name Photos
Kurt W. Gross 3
Eric Schaub Coelho 2
Ramiro González 2
Piñatel 2
Gui Pinto Costa 2
Dominic 1
Manex 1
Cristiansub -- Umili 1