Image for Web exclusive: all in the shape of the tail

Web exclusive: all in the shape of the tail

Duration: 06:40

There is more to a chaotic school of reef fish than meets the eye. As Monty Halls explains, the position any fish occupies on the reef has a lot to do with the shape of its tail.

Available since: Fri 16 Dec 2011

Credits

Series Producer
James Brickell
Presenter
Monty Halls
Executive Producer
Neil Nightingale

This clip is from

Great Barrier Reef Nature's Miracle

1/3 Monty Halls examines the complex structure of the Australian coral reef and its wildlife.

First broadcast: 01 Jan 2012

Image for Nature's Miracle Not currently available on BBC iPlayer

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss