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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black widow Stygnobrotula latebricola

Observer

saccarltonhills

Date

November 29, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Goatsbeard Brotula Brotula multibarbata

Observer

maractwin

Date

November 10, 2016 07:28 PM EST

Place

Ra, Fiji (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Black widow Stygnobrotula latebricola

Observer

mertmack1

Date

October 26, 2016 12:20 PM CDT

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Cusk-eels Family Ophidiidae

Observer

veronica20

Date

July 7, 2016 09:10 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Spotted Cusk-eel Chilara taylori

Observer

gbentall

Date

June 22, 2016 02:33 PM PDT

Description

Benthic surveys, Elkhorn Slough

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mexican blind brotula Typhliasina pearsei

Observer

hfabian

Date

June 2, 2016

Description

This picture is courtesy of Rio Secreto as camera are not allowed in the cave.

Photos / Sounds

What

Spotted Cusk-eel Chilara taylori

Observer

kestrel

Date

March 8, 2016 02:43 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Spotted Cusk-eel Chilara taylori

Observer

robberfly

Date

March 8, 2016 02:45 PM PST

Description

McCosker I.d.ed this for Rebecca over the phone. Alison found it. It pushed itself back down into the sand...

Photos / Sounds

What

Spotted Cusk-eel Chilara taylori

Observer

dpom

Date

March 8, 2016 02:44 PM PST

Description

Burrowed into the wet sand with just its head sticking out. Very aggressive!

Photos / Sounds

What

Spotted Cusk-eel Chilara taylori

Observer

rebeccafay

Date

March 8, 2016 02:44 PM PST

Description

Id'ed by John McCosker. Thanks, John!

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Cusk-eels Family Ophidiidae

Observer

euproserpinus

Date

February 7, 2016 03:15 PM PST

Description

My son found the animal flopping on the sand next to shallow water. He helped it into the water and it rested there for about a minute (photo). Then it wriggled backward into the sand, with just its head sticking out. This was during a low tide after a high tide and large waves.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black widow Stygnobrotula latebricola

Observer

finatic

Date

November 20, 2015 08:14 PM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

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Description from Wikipedia

Ophidiiformes is an order of ray-finned fish that includes the cusk eels (family Ophidiidae), pearlfishes (family Carapidae), brotulas (family Bythitidae), and others.

No range data available.
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