This Creepy Sea Creature Was Captured On Camera For The First Time
It's hard out here for a fish. H/t KTTV.
A dive team from the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) in California has captured the terrifying black seadevil on video for the first time ever.
The good news: It's a mere 3.5 inches long, so unless you're a shrimp, you'll be OK.
The team was exploring the waters of the Monterrey Canyon with a remotely operated vehicle when it encountered the fish at a depth of 1,900 feet.
Here is the team's footage of the bizarre-looking animal in its natural habitat:
Looks like this round of hide and seek is finally over.
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