Witch flounder, a flatfish seen on level bottom habitats which, like the
goosefish, relies on camouflage to hide itself. Even in the deep sea where very
little sunlight penetrates, color, texture, and concealment remain important.
Image ID: expl8368, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect Location: Maryland, Baltimore Canyon Photo Date: 2013 May 19 Credit: Deepwater Canyons 2013 -Pathways to the Abyss, NOAA-OER/BOEM/USGS