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Recent observations

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What

Shortnose batfish Ogcocephalus nasutus

Observer

salamander9505

Date

June 16, 2016 10:40 AM CDT

Description

Washed up on shore.

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Observer

davidr

Date

August 15, 2015 04:08 AM HST

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What

Longlure Frogfish Antennarius multiocellatus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 21, 2016 10:45 AM GYT

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What

Sargassumfish Histrio histrio

Observer

oryzias

Date

May 30, 2016

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Observer

jeanthomasbujard

Date

August 26, 2004

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What

Freckled frogfish Antennatus coccineus

Observer

fadiyaghmour

Date

March 5, 2015 10:11 AM GST

Place

kalba uae (Google, OSM)

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No photos or sounds

What

Giant Frogfish Antennarius commerson

Date

March 27, 2016

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What

Giant Frogfish Antennarius commerson

Observer

davidr

Date

April 17, 2016 01:31 AM HST

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What

Giant Frogfish Antennarius commerson

Observer

davidr

Date

April 16, 2016 01:36 AM HST

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What

Giant Frogfish Antennarius commerson

Observer

davidr

Date

April 3, 2016 02:30 AM HST

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What

Giant Frogfish Antennarius commerson

Observer

davidr

Date

April 2, 2016 02:51 AM HST

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What

Giant Frogfish Antennarius commerson

Observer

veiortiz

Date

March 26, 2016 10:50 AM AWST
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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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