Mexico’s ‘Water Monster’ May Have Disappeared

Always liked these dudes for showing up at the end of the A’s in any animal encyclopedia. Cute newt fingers crossed there are still some left.

Mexico’s ‘Water Monster’ May Have Disappeared

The family Lanternfish (Myctophidae) are the most widely distributed, populous, and diverse of all the vertebrates, but they live in the deep sea so nobody really knows about them. They make up 65% of all deep sea fish biomass.

I don’t understand!