In a unique family of fishes, only two species exist. Consider that the family that contains tuna, mackerel, and bonitas contains 51 species. The longer…View More The Deep-Sea Fish with the Telescopic Tubular Eyes
Featured image photo by Jack Follow, Blue Ribbon Eel 6, https://flic.kr/p/gXbbtG. Available by Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0) Because my other post today is…View More Ribbon Eel Video Roundup
There is not much to add to the whole story on disposable penises after Ed Yong wrote about it. So being a big fan of…View More Disposable Penises in Ten Hundred Most Used Words
145 million years ago, in the Cretaceous, the air was warm and the seas were high and rum flowed freely. On land, mammals were oppressed under dinosaur…View More Of eyes and sex in lizardfishes
One of the denizens of the deep is the 30cm long tripod fish, Bathypterois grallator. This unusual fish is typically found anywhere between 1-5km deep…View More The Fish That Walks on Stilts
Scientists love to group things. We also like to name things. We also like to plot data on bivariate graphs. On really crazy nights, we…View More Who likes protandric hermaphrodites?
Post by Amanda “not a sponge” Kahn. Amanda Kahn is currently a masters student at well-known Moss Landing Marine Laboratory, considered to be one of…View More “Sleezy” sponge sexuality