Image: Deepsea Flathead - roof of mouth

Deepsea Flathead - roof of mouth

The mouth of a Deepsea Flathead, Hoplichthys haswelli, showing teeth on the palates (long bands of teeth on either side of palate) and vomer (two-pronged patch of teeth at front of mouth).

Photographer:
Cate Lowe
Rights:
© Australian Museum

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Tags Fishes, Ichthyology, Deepsea Flathead, Hoplichthys haswelli, Hoplichthyidae,