Leachia dislocata: Description of the lower beak

Richard E. Young and F. G. Hochberg

About anaglyph 3D: Photographs here are in 3D, using anaglyph techniques which combines two photographs one in red and the other in cyan (blue + green) color. To get the 3D effect, you must use glasses with red and cyan lenses (filters) over your regular glasses. The form of the beak is far easier to interpret in 3D and we strongly recommend to the viewer that the glasses be obtained (this is especially helpful when viewing enlarged images - i.e. click on the image). These beak photographs were made using Red and Cyan Anachrome Aviator Glasses (see: or which cost under $10.00 (USD).

About L. dislocata: To be added.


  L. dislocata, sex ?, 135 mm ML, 1.8 mm LRL, off Pacific coast of Baja
California. Photographs by R. Young.
L. dislocata, immature male, 145 mm ML, 1.5 mm URL (missing
tip), off Pacific coast of Baja California. Photographs by R. Young.
















Description of the upper beak can be found here

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University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI, USA

F. G. Hochberg
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara, California, USA

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