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Recent news items have included the arrival of a pair of zebra sharks imported from Indonesia.
The export of a bluespotted ribbontail ray to Burgers zoo in the Netherlands, a male to join their female.
Dendrobate azureus have recently been hatched at the aquarium
5 species of jellyfish have been bred this year so far.
Visiting on Monday - anything I should specifically keep my eyes open for?
I'm not sure if they still have hagfish, but if they do I'd recommend that you shut your eyes - those ****ers are ugly!
To be serious, shut your eyes to get them well adapted to the dark for the deep sea section, they had chimaeras (rabbit fish) and pinecone fish when I was there last.
You've got to find some way of saying it without saying it.
A few species for you to look out for that they should still have are,
Long-horned Cowfish (Lactoria cornuta)
Blue-spotted Ribbontail Ray (Taenura lymna)
Spotted Wobbegong (Orectolobus maculatus)
Honeycomb Whiptailray (Himantura uarnak)
Southern Stingray (Dasyatis americana)
Green Sawfish (Pristis zijsron)
I was told yesterday (at Sewerby Zoo) there is to be some kind of Amazon exhibit on land across the River Hull and this will include Squirrel Monkeys. Apparently the penguins have arrived and are behind the scenes.