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Monkfish (LOPHIUS PISCATORUS)

Monkfish or Angler lives in sandy and muddy bottoms.

It has a characteristic shape with a large, flat head and flat body. Its length is about 1 meter and is maximum weight is 30 kilos. It feeds on fish. It waits half-burried in the bottom using as bait a filamentous outgrowth.