Image: A Footballfish eating a Multitspotted Lanternfish

A Footballfish eating a Multitspotted Lanternfish

A juvenile Footballfish (Himantolophus sp) with a Multitspotted Lanternfish, Scopelopsis multiplicatus, in its mouth. (AMS I.16162-019).

Photographer:
Australian Museum
Rights:
© Australian Museum

Notes

 Thank you to Andrew Stewart for identifying the Footballfish.

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Tags fishes, ichthyology, Melanocetidae, Humpback Blackdevil, Melanocetus johnsonii,