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  1. flashlight fish, Photoblepharon palpebratusnoun

    fish of deep dark waters having a light organ below each eye

  2. anomalops, flashlight fishnoun

    fish having a luminous organ beneath eye; of warm waters of the western Pacific and Puerto Rico


  1. flashlight fish

    A flashlight fish, also known as photoblepharon, is a species of marine fish that inhabits the tropical areas of the Pacific Ocean and Indian ocean. This fish gets its name from the bioluminescent organs located under its eyes, which produce a bright, flashlight-like light. This feature helps flashlight fish to communicate, find food, and ward off predators in the dark environment of the deep sea. They are usually seen at depths between 200 and 400 meters.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of flashlight fish in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of flashlight fish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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