Pictures: Strange New Fish Found Deep off New Zealand
This unidentified species of cusk-eel was caught about 1.5 miles (2.4 kilometers) underwater. Generally shorter than other eels, cusk-eels are mostly nocturnal, deep-dwelling fish.
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A new species of eel is always interesting to those who believe lake monsters are giant eels. They may be right, at the moment any theory is as good as another.