The Hypertail And The Infratail: Axes From The Sublime To The Ridiculous? by Robin and the Honey Badger
Approx. 2,490 words.
Published on October 19, 2012.
Join us as we compare and contrast sunfish and oarfish, which have shapes so disparate as to hail from different planets. Not only is the ocean sunfish the heaviest and the oarfish the longest of all bony fishes, but both have virtually reinvented the concept of the fish tail – and perhaps how to swim in the first place.