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Davidson Seamount Expedition 2002: Images Metadata
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File name: EJB_051902_002.jpg
Date: 2002-05-19
Location: Davidson Seamount
Species: N/A
Photographer: NOAA/MBARI
Caption: A rare anglerfish or sea toad (Chaunacops coloratus; Family Chaunacidae); measuring 20.5 cm in total length; on the Davidson Seamount at 2461 m depth. Small globular; reddish cirri; or hairy protrusions cover the body. The lure on the forehead is used to attract prey. Credit: NOAA/MBARI 2002
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