AN AGE OF UNIVERSAL ADVANCEMENT AND UNDERSTANDING

 

trynottodrown:

Myctophidae - Lanternfishes
A major portion of the deep scattering layer (DSL)
Most numerous & diverse vertebrate (~250 spp.)
Daily migrations from 1000 meters to near surface
Important food of deep diving whales, sea-birds and many commercial fishes such as tuna
•Light organs on head and body including:
4 pairs on face
tissue on scales
photophores on body