General: May fish down near the bottom by sculling along on their backs and using their very long fishing poles to work the bottom.
ReferencesEncyclopedia of Life
Tree of Life
World Register of Marine Species
National Center for Biotechnology Information
Moore, J. A. (2002). Upside-Down Swimming Behavior in a Whipnose Anglerfish (Teleostei: Ceratioidei: Gigantactinidae). Copeia, 2002: 1144-1146.
Citation: Gigantactis gargantua (Bertelsen, Pietsch & Lavenberg, 1981) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Gigantactis%20gargantua. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-10-01.