This armored searobin (Peristedion sp.) is one of the more interesting fishes we see at the shallower depths (usually above 320 m).

This armored searobin (Peristedion sp.) is one of the more interesting fishes we see at the shallower depths (usually above 320 m). Image courtesy of Deepwater Canyons 2012 Expedition, NOAA-OER/BOEM.

Related Links

Deepwater Canyons 2012: August 27 Log

Deepwater Canyons 2012: Pathways to the Abyss

NOAA Ocean Explorer Gallery