We observed several of these tripod fish (Bathypterois sp.) perched on their fins and facing into the current, waiting for food to drift by.

We observed several of these tripod fish (Bathypterois sp.) perched on their fins and facing into the current, waiting for food to drift by. Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Gulf of Mexico 2017.

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