Classification: Family Bathysauridae (Lizardfish)

Number of items: 4.

Bathysaurus ferox (1 file)
Site: Indian > Indian Ocean > East Africa > Kamba-1
Depth (m): 1380
Behaviour: sit and wait predator

Bathysaurus sp. (4 files)
Site: Indian > Indian Ocean > East Africa > Kitatange-1
Depth (m): 2320
Behaviour: Swimming and landing on the seabed

Bathysaurus? (1 file)
Site: Atlantic > South Atlantic > Angola - Block 31
Depth (m): 2027.02
Behaviour: Sit and wait, ambush predator

Ipnops sp. (1 file)
Site: Indian > Indian Ocean > East Africa > Kitatange-1
Depth (m): 2320
Behaviour: Sitting on the seafloor

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