The deep sea anglers are predatory, luring their prey with a bioluminescent lure at the end of a long rod. This individual is in the genus Melanocetus. The impressive teeth are used to impale and hold any prey that moves in to investigate the glowing lure.
Credit: Dante Fenolio
Creative #: 128635267
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Collection: Science Source
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