Ogcocephalus porrectus, proving that MAC lady danger lipstick is not for everyone.

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image source The red-lipped batfish or Galapagos batfish (Ogcocephalus darwini) is a fish of unusual morphology found around the Galapagos Islands at depths of 30 m or more. Red-lipped batfish are closely related to...

This is the rosy-lipped batfish (Ogcocephalus porrectus), the closest relative of the red-lipped batfish. They both look very similar. #weird #lipstick #fish

Red-Lipped Batfish The red-lipped batfish gives the impression that it tried to compensate for an unusual body by caking on the lipstick. Interestingly, they are better suited for 'walking' along the ocean floor than swimming. When they reach adulthood, they use their dorsal fin as a fishing lure to attract prey instead of for swimming.

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The red-lipped batfish is a bottom dwelling fish. To move from place to place it has modified fins that it uses to "walk" across the ocean floor instead of swimming.

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