Shaggy frogfish (Antennarius hispidus). This fish can grow up to 20 cm long and is found in the Indo-west Pacific region. Its main source of food is other smaller fish. These fish camouflage themselves to hide from predators. They employ a dorsal spine as a fishing lure to attract prey. Photographed in Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia.
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