Marine biologists recently solved the half-century-old mystery of a fish with tubular eyes and a transparent head. This fish's unusual eyes can rotate within a transparent shield that covers the fish's head. This allows the barreleye to peer up at potential prey or focus forward to see what it is eating.
LinkScroll down for today's pictures & links.Fish with a Cockpit Even if you've seen the pictures, you've got to see this video... transparent head, tubular eyes, The Pacific barreleye fish has a head reminiscent of a fighter-plane ... Read Post
Barreleye Fish T-shirt modeled by Katie; Great Vocab Didn’t Save the Thesaurus by Zac Remember the barreleye fish (Macropinna Microstoma) post on Neatorama? Y’know, the one with the transparent head and internal eyes that rotate to ... Read Post