Three-Starred Anglerfish is one of Beebe's Abyssal Fishes of the North Atlantic Ocean.

Oval anglerfish. Length, 6 inches. Black. Three “fishing rod” antennae (illicia) on the head tipped with a pale-yellow light organ. Small eyes.

Significant sighting: Observed only once at 2,470 feet by William Beebe in a bathysphere off Bermuda in the early 1930s.

Scientific nameEdit

Bathyceratias trilynchus, given by William Beebe.

Possible explanationEdit

  • Unknown species allied to the Angler fishes (Family Ceratiidae).

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