An eye for a Bigeye

The family Priacanthidae, more commonly known as Catalufas and Bigeyes, are strange looking fish¬†that look less out of place with Alice and her wonderland than in the ocean. The family comprises of roughly twenty species, in four genera namely¬†Cookeolus, Heteropriacanthus,…

Cookeolus japonicus and Pristigenys niphonia are two of the coolest Big Eyes we’ve ever seen

Cookeolus japonicus is an uber cool super spectacular Big Eye that is very seldom seen. The ridiculous length and color on those ventral fins need no description and lends a sinister almost devilish look to the fish. Although seldom seen…