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The Undistinguished Sabertooth (Odontostomops normalops) has a considerable set of teeth to use in prey capture. These fish are Synchronous hermaphrodites - they possess both active male and active female reproductive organs at the same time. The species has been trawled from depths as deep as 1000 meters. This specimen was collected in the Gulf of Mexico between 200 meters depth and the surface, 2016. Image courtesy of the DEEPEND project.
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