Red-lipped Batfish (Ogcocephalus darwini) The Red-lipped Batfish (Ogcocephalus darwini) swims down to the ocean floor where its bright red lips can't be seen by predators. Then it stands on the bottom and wiggles its fishing lure. When the prey is close enough, it gulps down its meal. Shrimp, mollusks, small fish, crabs, and worms are attracted to this fatal dance. Dive/snorkel trip to Floreana. (Hugo's photo)
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