velvet swimming crab
16 Nov 2014

Velvet swimming crab

Velvet swimming crab – A small crab normally found below the low water mark. Has paddle shaped rear legs and a velvety texture to its carapace.

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a venting device
16 Nov 2014

Venting

Venting – using a hollow needle to release excess gas from a fish caught in deep water to improve its prospects of survival. A legal requirement for reef fish in Florida.

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vhf radio
16 Nov 2014

VHF radio

VHF radio – VHF (Very high frequency) radios are those used in the marine environment for ship to ship and ship to shore communication. They generally have a line of sight transmission range.

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viviparous fish
16 Nov 2014

Viviparous fish

Viviparous fish – Fish who give birth to live young. Unlike those of ovoviviparous fish, the developing embryos receive nourishment from the mother.

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