Ratfish - Chimaera monstrosa

Ratfish or Rabbitfish (Chimaera monstrosa) are species of fish that lives at great depths in the ocean althought a summer migration to inshore water during the summer does occur at least locally. Ratfish live in the Atlantic ocean from Morocco North to north to Iceland and Norway where this one was caught.

Not a sportfish they are usually caught by trawlers after other species.

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