Ocean Fish Pictures

Everyone knows what a fish is: from a pet goldfish to a wild sunfish, fish are globally recognized and are an important global protein source. In this slideshow, we will look at some of the most interesting and amazing species of fish that live in the ocean. Which fish gets its name from the 1950’s horror movie The Blob? Which fish has a special protein that prevents its blood from freezing as is swims through the Arctic waters? And which fish has a separate set of jaws that grab prey from its mouth and pulls it down its throat? Find out in this slideshow!

A school of Hawaiian squirrelfish. An unidentified moray eel held in researcher's hands. Spotfin lionfish in Caribbean watersThe white, black and yellow patterns of this eel look like snowflakes.A school of grooved razorfish seen in x-ray imaging.A blenny fish against both a white and black backdrop, where you can see its beautiful color pattern.