Marine hatchetfishes or deep-sea hatchetfishes are small deep-sea mesopelagic
ray-finned fish of the stomiiform subfamily Sternoptychinae. They should not be ...
The hatchetfish, known to science as Argyropelecus gigas, gets its name from the
distinct hatchet-like shape of its body. Hatchetfishes live in the deep ocean at ...
Hatchetfish are well camouflaged. Like many deep sea fishes, they have light-
producing organs in rows along their bellies. These organs shine a pale blue
Nov 16, 2011 ... The eyes of marine creatures are mostly big and upwards allowing them to see
other beings passing from above. By this way, enemies that ...
The Marthae Silver Hatchet, also known as the Black-winged Hatchetfish, is
among the more uniquely shaped species of fish. Hatchetfish have a slender
Nov 12, 2014 ... Hatchetfish: The unique body shape of this fish is likely an adaptation to allow it
to "fly" as a way to escape predators. This fish lives at the ...
Characin fish guide for Common Hatchetfish, Gasteropelecus sternicla, Silver
Hatchetfish Facts, pictures, description and lifespan, freshwater hatchetfish care,
Hatchetfish have been in the hobby for many years, and, as one veteran hobbyist
explains, they are still the best surface-dwellers for a community aquarium.
Light emitting organs on the underside of hatchet fish help camouflage them
through bioluminescent counterillumination. FUNCTION. Maintain physical
Deep sea hatchetfish is a type of deep sea fish. It can be found in oceans and
seas around the world. Greatest population of hatchetfish lives in the waters of ...