This snailfish was observed on the dive at 2,360 meters detph; snailfish were previously unknown from the region.

This snailfish was observed on the dive at 2,360 meters depth; snailfish were previously unknown from the region. Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Discovering the Deep: Exploring Remote Pacific MPAs.

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