Melanocetidae - Blackdevils

Use the table to access images and fact sheets of the melanocetid fishes on the site. These fishes have also been called Deepsea Anglerfishes.

A Humpback Blackdevil with mouth extended

Kerryn Parkinson © NORFANZ Founding Parties

Melanocetus johnsonii Humpback Blackdevil
Melanocetus murrayi Deepsea Blackdevil


Mark McGrouther , Collection Manager, Ichthyology
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