Neocyttus helgae, False boarfish, swimming close to submersible vehicle. Deep sea fish that lives between 900 and 1800 m deep close to seamounts.

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Neocyttus helgae, False boarfish, swimming close to submersible vehicle. Deep sea fish that lives between 900 and 1800 m deep close to seamounts.
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Image ID: PR6EBF
Neocyttus helgae, False boarfish, swimming close to submersible Were associated with basalt habitats featuring corals and as well as depressions in sheets of basalt. These features provided refuge from flow and predators as well as immediate access to zooplankton and pelagic prey delivered by rapid currents. From Azores, Portugal