|#Description. The Hairy angler (Caulophryne polynema) is a deep sea fish. The female is about the size of a football and its body is covered in long antennae.
||#Part of series 3 of Sea Critters, I shredded dupioni silk and left raw edges and hanging thread to represent the hairy-ness of a real Hairy Anglerfish.
||#Follow Museum scientists as they solve the mystery of a rare deep-sea fish's bulging stomach and reveal its last meal.
||#A rare hairy anglerfish that entered the Museum collections 13 years ago has perplexed researchers with its massive stomach. Little is known.|