Etelis boweni, a new fish species named after Brian Bowen. This fish was caught in American Samoa. (Photo credit: NOAA Fisheries)
A new species of Ehu (deep-water snapper) has been and named “Etelis boweni” after HIMB’s Brian Bowen in recognition of his contributions to studying marine fishes.
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For the paper, visit Journal of Fish Biology.
Ruth Gates, coral researcher and director of the Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology on Coconut Island, using a confocal microscope to look at coral.
Photo Credit: Elyse Butler