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Anglerfishes are fish of the teleost order Lophiiformes /ˌlɒfiːəˈfɔːrmiːz/. They are bony fish named for their characteristic mode of predation, in which a ...

Anglerfish, Anglerfish Pictures, Anglerfish Facts - National Geographic


The angry-looking deep sea anglerfish has a right to be cranky. It is quite possibly the ugliest animal on the planet, and it lives in what is easily Earth's most  ...

Deep Sea Anglerfish - Deep Sea Creatures on Sea and Sky


The deep sea angler, known also as Melanocetus johnsoni, is a grotesque- looking fish that lives in the extreme depths of the ocean. Its round body resembles a ...

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Nov 21, 2014 ... Deep-sea anglerfish are strange and elusive creatures that are very rarely observed in their natural habitat. Fewer than half a dozen have ever ...

How The Male Angler Fish Gets Completely Screwed - The Oatmeal


The woeful tale of the male angler in the deep dark sea. How the male angler fish gets completely screwed. Signed prints are available from the shop. Limited ...

Absurd Creature of the Week: The Anglerfish and the Absolute Worst ...


Nov 8, 2013 ... Deep-sea anglerfish females like this one dwarf the males, so much so that the male doesn't even look like the same species. A male will bite ...

Creepy Deep-Sea Anglerfish Captured in Rare Video - Live Science


Nov 24, 2014 ... An underwater robot captured the first video footage of the anglerfish species Melanocetus.



DEEP SEA ANGLERFISH. There are more than 200 species of anglerfish. Most anglerfish around the world live in the dark depths of the Atlantic and Antarctic ...

The Horrors of Anglerfish Mating | Mental Floss


Jul 22, 2014 ... When you think of an anglerfish, you probably think of something like the creature above: Big mouth. Gnarly teeth. Lure bobbing from its head.

Anglerfish videos, photos and facts - Lophius piscatorius | ARKive


Learn more about the Anglerfish - with amazing Anglerfish videos, photos and facts on ARKive.

European Goosefish
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Lophiiformes Family: Lophiidae Genus: Lophius
Species: Lophius piscatorius
The various names for this fish - the European anglerfish, monkfish, goosefish - point to the fact that it has a very unconventional appearance, as indeed do all 24 members of this family of fishes. At first glance, it appears to be... More »
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World's Weirdest: Weird Killer of the Deep - National Geographic


The anglerfish uses a shiny lure to bring prey within range of its sharp teeth. But it also has a weirdly clingy side - after finding a female, the male black devil ...

Deep sea anglerfish, Deep Sea, Fishes, Melanocetus johnsonii at ...


In some species of anglerfish, the males are tiny, with simplified body features, and they live as parasites on the females. This is thought to be an adaptation to ...

Anglerfish - American Museum of Natural History


This female anglerfish has her own built-in fishing rod, a modified fin spine topped with a lure that pulses with bacterial light. As she dangles the lure above her ...