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Diceratias bispinosus

(Diceratias bispinosus)

Description

Diceratias bispinosus, commonly known as the two-rod angler, is a species of double angler, a type of anglerfish. The fish is bathypelagic and has been found at depths ranging from 533 to 2,306 metres (1,749 to 7,566 ft). It is endemic to the Indian and Pacific Oceans.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Lophiiformes
Family:Diceratiidae
Genus:Diceratias
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