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Pacific Barreleye Fish: Those Aren’t Eyes, Those Are Nostrils on That Fish with The Transparent Head

Tag result for article published on Wed October 19 2011 9:00 am. CLICK TITLE TO EXPAND.Tags: Pacific Barreleye Fish, translucent head, translucent head fish

VIDEO: For the first time, a large Pacific barreleye fish – complete with transparent head – has been caught on film by scientists using remotely operated vehicles at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute. The deep-sea fish’s tubular eyes pivot under a clear dome. Barreleyes fish, also known as spook fish, are named for their […]

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