The World Ocean is filled with the most diverse forms of life, and given that it is relatively recent study, researchers still find unusual inhabitants. We offer a selection of the most bizarre fishes.
Ambon scorpionfish (born Ambon Scorpionfish, Lat. Pteroidichthys amboinensis).
Psychedelic fish-frog (English Psychedelic Frogfish, Lat. Histiophryne psychedelica).
Ragman (born Leafy Seadragon, Lat. Phycodurus eques)
Moon-Fish (born Ocean Sunfish, Lat. Mola mola).
Platyrrhine chimera (born Broadnose chimaera, Lat. Rhinochimaera atlantica).
Plaschenosets (born Frilled Shark, Lat. Chlamydoselachus anguineus).
Indonesian coelacanth (English Indonesian Coelacanth, Lat. Latimeria menadoensis).
Hairy angler (born Hairy Angler, Lat. Caulophryne polynema).
Fish-drop (born Blobfish, Lat. Psychrolutes marcidus).
Smallmouth makropinna (English, Latin. Macropinna microstoma)