Image: Fangtooth teeth

Fangtooth teeth

Teeth of a 94 mm standard length Fangtooth from the Australian Museum Ichthyology Collection (AMS I.20070-013). The fangs in the lower jaw (bottom of the image) slide into pockets in the roof of the mouth when the jaw closes.

Mark McGrouther
© Australian Museum

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Tags fishes, ichthyology, Fangtooth, teeth, Anoplogaster cornuta, Anoplogasteridae,