This chanux, a type of anglerfish, was observed at a depth of approximately 3,148 meters (1.96 miles). Scientists observed this was an unusual find due to the bright red color and ciri on the fish’s body.

This chanux, a type of anglerfish, was observed at a depth of approximately 3,148 meters (1.96 miles). Scientists observed this was an unusual find due to the bright red color and ciri on the fish’s body. Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Deep-Sea Symphony: Exploring the Musicians Seamounts.

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