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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

P9280026

What

Painted Frogfish Antennarius pictus

Observer

davidr

Date

September 28, 2014 09:45 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Longlure Frogfish Antennarius multiocellatus

Observer

trickygoose

Date

March 2, 2014 09:32 AM EST

Place

Grenada (Google, OSM)

Description

On the Veronica L - Grenada

Frog fish

Photos / Sounds

What

Longlure Frogfish Antennarius multiocellatus

Observer

souslevent971

Date

March 1, 2012

Place

Guadeloupe (Google, OSM)

Description

Frogfishes in Guadeloupe, Cousteau Marine Park

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Shortnose batfish Ogcocephalus nasutus

Observer

cmstinson

Date

March 16, 2004

Description

Hand-caught in shallow water on west side of island, examined, photographed, and released.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Shortnose batfish Ogcocephalus nasutus

Observer

josecolorado

Date

June 11, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Giant Frogfish Antennarius commerson

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

May 18, 2013 01:00 PM EET

Description

Orange.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sargassumfish Histrio histrio

Observer

ocohen15

Date

June 30, 2014

Description

Small fish found in Sargassum. Orange eyes. Blends in with Sargassum. Brown and beige coloring.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 27, 2014 06:06 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Warty frogfish Antennarius maculatus

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 24, 2014 06:37 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Giant Frogfish Antennarius commerson

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 22, 2014 03:27 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Giant Frogfish Antennarius commerson

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 19, 2014 11:20 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Spotfin frogfish (Antennarius nummifer) Antennarius nummifer

Observer

maractwin

Date

May 19, 2014 06:48 AM EDT
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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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