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  • n. Plural form of anglerfish.


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  • Scientists have already described 18 different families of anglerfishes and this is probably a 19th, Pietsch says.

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  • As most anglerfishes, batfishes have a dorsal fin that is modified into a spine or lure, although their lure excretes a fluid to reel in prey instead of bio-illuminating.

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  • Did the cuttlefish imitate anglerfishes when it was "walking" around?

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