wolf eelpout

The wolf eelpout is a bottom dweller. Unlike most fish, they do not have a swim bladder. At this latitude, they are only found in deep water where the temperature range is similar to that of shallower, northern waters where they are commonly found. Image courtesy of Islands in the Stream 2001, NOAA/OER.

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