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  • Spanish
    • Peces murciĆ©llago
  • English
    • batfishes
  • Scientific Names
    • Ogcocephalidae

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Recent observations

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.