flashlight fish


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  • noun

Synonyms for flashlight fish

fish of deep dark waters having a light organ below each eye

fish having a luminous organ beneath eye

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Dozens more spectacular displays include the characters from Finding Nemo, starfish, flashlight fish, short-clawed otters and many more.
All this plus dozens more spectacular displays featuring the characters from Finding Nemo, starfish, flashlight fish, short-clawed otters and many, many more.
YOU'LL love the new Curious Creatures show, with menacing mantis shrimps; barracuda, horseshoe crabs, moray eels, nautilus, flashlight fish.
Haygood, who studies flashlight fish at Scripps Institution of Oceanography in La Jolla, Calif.