This odd-looking fish gets its name from the way it appears to look down as it swims along. It is also unique in the way that its bright, polished, silver body is laterally compressed and extremely thin.
Animals with an asterisk (*) are part of the outreach collection and cannot be seen on exhibit at the zoo.
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