Encyclopedia SpongeBobia
Encyclopedia SpongeBobia
Not to be confused with the blue kid fish.
Come on, get out of the way!
— Incidental 73, "The Clam Whisperer"

Incidental 73[1][2] also known as Incidental 73KID,[3][4] Incidental CM14,[5] and Incidental FG1, is a fish who makes several cameo appearances throughout the series. He first appears in the episode "Pickles."


He is a light green and light blue fish with blue lips and spots, and wears a purple shirt. In his older apperences, he had visible nostrils and wrinkles under his mouth. His head was also angular.

As Incidental 73KID, he is much shorter, has a spiky dark blue dorsal fin, wears dark blue pants, and only has three spots on his side instead of four.


Role in series

Incidental 73 is a somewhat commonly used incidental character, he has made a few notable roles as well as minor ones.

Major roles


He sees that SpongeBob is back and runs into the Krusty Krab. He later glares at Bubble Bass after he is caught in several lies.

"I'm Your Biggest Fanatic"

He can be seen at the Biannual Jellyfish Convention.

"The Smoking Peanut"

He can be seen at the Oyster Stadium.

"As Seen on TV"

He boos SpongeBob when he fails to perform his job as a fry cook correctly.

"New Student Starfish"

It is revealed that he is a student in Mrs. Puff's Boating School.

"Best Day Ever"

He can be seen attending Squidward's clarinet concert.

"The Original Fry Cook"

He runs over SpongeBob to see Jim.

"Goo Goo Gas"

He is seen working as a price tagger at the Barg'N-Mart.

"Le Big Switch"

He appears to be a French chef trying to cook soup, but Mr. Le Schnook tells him it is terrible.

"The Two Faces of Squidward"

He can be seen admiring Squidward's handsome face.

"Stanley S. SquarePants"

He can be seen in line at the Krusty Krab and gets angry when Stanley, the new cashier, goes to get the photos developed.


He is seen at the Chum Coliseum.

"Suction Cup Symphony"

He is seen watching Squidward's orchestra.

"Sun Bleached"

He is seen at the tanning party.

"Boating Buddies"

He is seen as a student at Mrs. Puff's Boating School.

"Chum Caverns"

He is seen at Chum Caverns.


He is seen at Squidward Tentacles' house.

"SpongeBob's Last Stand"

He is seen when the citizens of the Bikini Bottom is getting rid of the Shelly Superhighway.


He is seen surrounding Squidward when he overhears that he is the most miserable person.

"Bubble Buddy Returns"

He gets into a vehicle accident.

"Safe Deposit Krabs"

He is seen at the Grand Opening of Bank of Bikini Bottom Bank.

"Lame and Fortune"

He is seen at the Chum Bucket.

"Bulletin Board"

He is seen at the Krusty Krab.

"Mimic Madness"

Incidental 73KID is seen in the Kristy Krab.

"SpongeBob's Place"

He is seen at the Krusty Krab.

"Burst Your Bubble"

He gets into a vehicle accident.


He watches SpongeBob and Patrick (later Squidward and Sandy) play sports.

"The Clam Whisperer"

He is seen driving in a boatmobile before stopping in front of a giant clam. He yells at the clam to move, before the clam swallows him and his boatmobile whole.

"Don't Feed the Clowns"

He is seen at the circus.

"Pat the Horse"

Incidental 73KID appears as one of the children riding Patrick. He then launches him and the other kids off his back. Mr. Krabs catches all of the kids except for 73KID, causing him to yell "My wittle weg." Patrick then runs over him, which causes him to yell "My other wittle weg."

"High Sea Diving"

He is seen at SpongeBob's house watching SpongeBob attempt to reach the surface.

"The String"

His clothes come off after SpongeBob pulls a string.

"The Nitwitting"

He makes a cameo at Barg'N-Mart.

"Mind the Gap"

He appears at the Blow Your Top Lounge with Incidental CM22.

"The Ghost of Plankton"

He appears at Plankton's funeral with Incidental 49A.

"Krusty Koncessionaires"

He can be barely seen deep in the crowd. He has Incidental BB13's color palette.