Behold the coffinfish!
The coffinfish is found off the coast of Australia and can inflate itself to look larger than it really is. A member of the sea toad family, it’s also covered with small spines. As an “anglerfish,” it has a small lure that it can display to attract prey. 
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Behold the coffinfish!

The coffinfish is found off the coast of Australia and can inflate itself to look larger than it really is. A member of the sea toad family, it’s also covered with small spines. As an “anglerfish,” it has a small lure that it can display to attract prey. 

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The Monterey Bay Aquarium, perched on the edge of a world-famous coastline, is your window to the wonders of the ocean. It’s located on historic Cannery Row in Monterey and is open daily except Christmas Day.

For more information about our animals and exhibits, and to view our live web cams, please visit www.montereybayaquarium.org.

Hours of operation vary by season. Daily schedules and tickets are available on our website or by calling
(831) 648-4800.