New footage shows bizarre deep-sea fish that sees through its forehead

New footage shows bizarre deep-sea fish that sees through its forehead

Thousands of toes beneath the area of Monterey Bay off California, scientists just lately captured footage of a fish with a bulbous, translucent head and inexperienced orb-like eyes that peer out by way of its forehead.

This strange creature, recognised as a barreleye fish (Macropinna microstoma), is quite hardly ever found. Researchers with the Monterey Bay Aquarium Analysis Institute (MBARI) have only noticed the species 9 situations, inspite of owning despatched their remotely operated automobiles (ROV) on far more than 5,600 dives in the fish’s habitat, MBARI tweeted on Dec. 9.