A Light 1900 Feet below the Surface Reveals the Black Seadevil

November 22, 2014 9:58 PM

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Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) researchers have found a female anglerfish, the Black Seadevil.

Researchers captured rare footage of this odd creature from the depths in Monterey Canyon, about 2,000 feet below the surface. There is barely any light at that depth but the anglerfish uses a bioluminescent fishing pole to lure food.

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