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Recent observations

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What

Giant Frogfish Antennarius commerson

Observer

catta

Date

December 7, 2016

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Observer

johnturnbull

Date

December 10, 2014 08:30 AM AEDT

Description

Bare Island, Sydney

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Observer

johnturnbull

Date

December 10, 2014 10:08 AM AEDT

Description

Bare Island, Sydney

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What

Sargassumfish Histrio histrio

Observer

ralfmagee

Date

July 6, 2011

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What

Striated Frogfish Antennarius striatus

Observer

johnsear

Date

May 31, 2012 01:34 AM HST

Description

Striated Frogfish (Antennarius striatus)

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What

Painted Frogfish Antennarius pictus

Observer

davidr

Date

December 3, 2016 09:37 AM HST

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What

Frogfishes Family Antennariidae

Observer

bennychou

Date

November 23, 2016 01:22 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Frogfishes Family Antennariidae

Observer

akumal

Date

February 5, 2016 01:55 PM CST

Description

Espécimen arrojado por las mareas en época de Nortes

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What

Striated Frogfish Antennarius striatus

Observer

johnturnbull

Date

January 23, 2014 02:51 PM AEDT

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Observer

johnturnbull

Date

November 19, 2016 08:19 AM HST

Place

La Perouse (Google, OSM)

Description

Bare Island

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What

Giant Frogfish Antennarius commerson

Observer

maractwin

Date

June 1, 2006

Description

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

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What

Striated Frogfish Antennarius striatus

Observer

richardling

Date

January 25, 2006 08:21 PM AEDT

Description

Portrait of a Striped Anglerfish (Antennarius striatus)

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Description from Wikipedia

Anglerfishes are members of the teleost order Lophiiformes /ˌlɒfiːəˈfɔrmiːz/. They are bony fishes named for their characteristic mode of predation, in which a fleshy growth from the fish's head (the esca or illicium) acts as a lure.

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