So basically we are dealing with a tiny fish with a big attitude. These common fishes have deep bodies saw edged bellies and large generally blunt heads with strong jaws bearing sharp triangular teeth that meet in a scissorlike bite.
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Fish with big head and teeth. While the teeth are quite large in relationship to its body the actual body itself only reaches about 6 inches in length. They are known for their strong jawed mouth and teeth. Monkfish are almost all head and most of their head is mouth with fang like teeth they have been known to catch and eat waterbirds at the surface.
A big water fish freshwater drum or sheepshead can grow to be 20 plus inches in length and ten pounds in weight. The fish commonly reaches 10 20 inches but can grow to be as large as 35 inches. The sheepshead fish is a deep bodied compressed marine fish with sharp dorsal spines.
By using the muscles surrounding the swim bladder these fish can produce a drumming sound hence the name. As with many moray species often just the head region is visible to divers with the body concealed inside rocky crevices and alcoves. Feb 14 2019 i didn t realize that fish have teeth.
Piranhas range from northern argentina to colombia but they are most diverse in the amazon river where 20 different species are found. It makes you think twice before jumping into a river or pond. It is found on reefs in the indian and pacific oceans from the red sea in the west to samoa in the east and from the yaeyama islands in the north to the great barrier reef australia in the south.
These heavy bodied fish have a blunt head and a pronounced humpback appearance. It has a hard mouth and stubby teeth that bear a striking resemblance to human teeth. While there are 40 different species of the trigger fish found in the water bodies most of these have an oval shaped body with a large head.
A long protrusion known as a barbel attached to its chin. This was corrected when i started watching jeremy wade and the discovery channel. Beyond its ferocious teeth the dragonfish has another perfect prey catcher up its sleeve.
An active predator the fangtooth moray hunts smaller species of cephalopods as well as species of reef fish and crustaceans snaring them with its impressive set of teeth. The green humphead parrotfish bolbometopon muricatum is the largest species of parrotfish growing to lengths of 1 5 m 4 9 ft and weighing up to 75 kg 165 lb citation needed. For some reason i just pictured that sharks only have teeth.
Freshwater drum live in big rivers and lakes. Monkfish also known as a anglerfish frogfish goosefish and sea devil is a very ugly fish with a huge head and large teeth.