Dissecting Nemo. External Anatomy. Dorsal. Anterior. Posterior. Ventral. Internal Anatomy. Kidney. Respiratory System. Incisions . Heart Anatomy. Mouth Adaptation. Eye Adaptation. Large Eyes- Feeds by sight
Large Eyes- Feeds by sight
Small Eyes- Likely feeds off the bottom and relies on barbels to detect food.
For protection and for improved swimming
Large Scales – Typically for defense
Small to no scales – Streamlined for fast movement.
Fairly Uniform coloring – Open water
Striped – Hides in weeds to ambush prey
Mottled – Hides in rocky bottoms
Countershading – dark top (hard to see from above), light belly (hard to see from below).