This specimen is a Chaunax. It’s a member of the Chaunax fimbriatus group, and perhaps even C. fimbriatus. The systematics of the Indo-Pacific chaunacids has yet to be resolved, so identification is Chaunax, c.f. fimbriatus.
|Date:||21 July 2012|
|Classification:||Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata (Chordates) > Class Actinopterygii (Ray finned Fish) > Lophiformes (Anglerfish) > Chaunacidae (Sea toads)|
|Site:||Indian > Indian Ocean > East Africa > Cachalote|
|Latitude:||12 deg 00' 00" S|
|Longitude:||41 deg 00' 00" E|
|Countries:||East Africa > Mozambique|
|Deposited By:||Dr Daniel Jones|
|Deposited On:||03 November 2014|
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