UNDERWATER PHOTOS: Best Aquatic Views From 2009 Contest

UNDERWATER PHOTOS: Best Aquatic Views From 2009 Contest
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First Place, Marine Animal Portraiture

They may be bottom dwellers, but male banded jawfish are arguably at the top of the heap among fish fathers.

In a picture by Steven Kovacs of Clewiston, Florida, a jawfish at Riviera Beach, Florida, plays proud papa, displaying the eggs he'll hold in his mouth till they hatch (get a jawfish wallpaper).
— Photograph courtesy Steven Kovacs
 
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