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Marine Life Protection LI - Yellow Boxfish (Ostracion cubicus) $5 silver coloured coin.
Commemorating Palau Marine Life Protection, there is a limited mintage of just 1,500 pcs. Included Certificate of Authenticity.
Image of a Yellow Boxfish full color, and unique observe for this issue shows two sirens and Poseidon. Collectors edition for this series with this new unique observe.
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|Face Value :||5 Dollars|
|Metal :||.925 Silver|
|Weight :||25 g|
|Size :||38.61 mm|
|Mintage :||1,500 pcs. worldwide|
|Series :||Marine Life Protection|
|Certificate of Authenticity :||Yes|
|Wooden Box :||No|
|Original ETUI box/case :||No|
The ban on shark fishing also benefited smaller reef inhabitants such as the vibrant Yellow Boxfish shown on the 2014 Marine Life Protection coins. A deep blue giant clam, colorful Christmas tree worms, and scarlet cleaner shrimps complete the miniature reef ecosystem portrayed on the coins.
Marine Life Protection - Yellow Boxfish.
The yellow boxfish (Ostracion cubicus) is a species of boxfish. It can be found in reefs throughout the Pacific Ocean and Indian Ocean as well as the south eastern Atlantic Ocean. It reaches a maximum length of 45 centimetres (18 in).
As the name suggests, it is box-shaped. When juvenile, it is bright yellow in color. As it ages, the brightness fades and very old specimens will have blue-grey coloration with faded yellow. It feeds mainly on algae, but will also feed on sponges, crustaceans and mollusks.
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