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Does an anglerfish dump in the sea?

See for yourself. This is a wartskin anglerfish, sometimes also called a warty or clown frogfish. Hes’ trying to be discreet about it: move along! 7 more words

Mountain of Foie Gras from Deep Sea

Anglerfish is a deep sea fish. Despite its grotesque looks, its meat is very soft and tasty. This fish was treated as one of the five great foodstuff in Japan in Edo era, about 400 years ago. 252 more words


Species Spotlight: Monkfish

Monkfish (Lophius americanus), also known as goosefish is a type of anglerfish that is common in the Western North Atlantic. As an anglerfish, they hide in the mud or sand and catch prey with the use of a specialized “lure” on its head. 580 more words

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Frogfish playlist

Here’s a case where a videographer made available a large set of short videos, many of which are about the frogfishes as seen off Bali. The animals are interesting if only for their expressions. 15 more words


Steampunk Anglerfish

I’m not a Steampunk girl, I do like the creativity and the different outlook it provides, but I am an oceanic creature girl. I’ll buy almost anything super cool that has to do with ocean creatures, at one time I wanted to be a marine biologist. 294 more words

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What is the diet of an anglerfish? – Carnivore

What is the size of an anglerfish? – 8 in (20 cm) up to 3.3 ft (1 m) 168 more words


70: 'A Song About an Anglerfish' by Hank Green

Some people aren’t burdened with worry. One of these is Hank, who has found his peace from observing the life of a anglerfish.

He is bald and horribly lonely. 209 more words

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