Tasselled anglerfish

The Tasselled anglerfish lives in the reef-associated, marine, depth range 0 - 60 m environment.

Juvenile Tasselled Anglerfish in Divers Hand Photo Details Photographer: John Lewis (see this users gallery) Juvenile Tasselled Anglerfish ( Rhycherus filamentosus ) in the gloved hand of a diver in Edithburgh, South Australia More

Tasselled Anglerfish (Rhycherus filamentosus) - close detail of face showing weed-like appendages. More

Common names

Frynset tudsefisk in Danish (dansk)
Tasselled angler in English
Tasselled anglerfish in English
tasselled frogfish in English
穗躄魚 in Mandarin Chinese
穗躄鱼 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Lophiiformes
Family : Antennariidae
Genus : Rhycherus
Species : Rhycherus filamentosus
Authority : Castelnau, 1872