Classification
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  • English
    • batfishes
  • Scientific Names
    • Ogcocephalidae
  • Spanish
    • Peces murciéllago

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Recent observations

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

shortnose batfish Ogcocephalus nasutus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 19, 2014 12:30 PM GYT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

shortnose batfish Ogcocephalus nasutus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 20, 2014 10:30 AM GYT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Shortnose batfish Ogcocephalus nasutus

Observer

lovelyclemmy

Date

April 20, 2014 12:30 PM GYT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

hartvillestuff

Date

July 8, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

Shortnose batfish Ogcocephalus nasutus

Observer

callieoldfield

Date

June 1, 2013
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Description from Wikipedia

Ogcocephalidae is a family of bottom-dwelling, specially adapted fish. They are sometimes referred to as seabats, batfishes or anglerfishes. They are found in deep, lightless waters of the Atlantic, Indian and western Pacific Oceans.

No range data available.