A Unique Collection of Photography from the Abyss...  

Image Details

To make an enquiry please email us.

Hairy anglerfish
Image ID: 29661
Common Name: Hairy anglerfish
Scientific Name: Caulophryne
Location: Atlantic Ocean
Description: The long appendages that give the hairy anglerfish its name are likely to be sensors that reveal the presence of likely prey wandering into striking distance
Keywords: Hairy anglerfish, angler, fanfin, Caulophryne, Actinoptertgii, Lophiiformes, Caulophrynidae, bathypelagic , deep, sea, abyss, ocean, deepsea, deep-sea, deepwater, oceanic, pelagic, deep-sea, deep-ocean, mesopelagic, abyssal, marine, sea, underwater, predator, prey, fish, fishes, bioluminescent, bioluminescence
Site by Keane3.com     © Deepseaphotography.com 2005