Cusk eel in the family Ophidiidae. This is in the genus Eretmichthys and may be the species E. pinnatus.

Cusk eel in the family Ophidiidae. This is in the genus Eretmichthys and may be the species E. pinnatus. Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, 2016 Deepwater Exploration of the Marianas.

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