(Photo by Mark Laita) The humpback anglerfish, or common black devil (Melanocetus johnsonii) is a deep-sea anglerfish in the family Melanocetidae, known as the Black seadevils. The humpback anglerfish.
The Angler Fish is a member of the teleost order Lophiiformes. These are skinny fishes named for their distinctive style of predation, in which a fleshy growth from the head of the fish functions as a lure. The Angler Fish is also prominent