red-lipped batfish (Ogcocephalus darwini) ~ the Mick Jagger of the sea. :) Photo by Birgitte Wilms for Nat'l Geographic.

red-lipped batfish (Ogcocephalus darwini) ~ the Mick Jagger of the sea. :) Photo by Birgitte Wilms for Nat'l Geographic.

Some people consider red lipped batfish an ugly creature others believe it is actually quite funny. A thing is certain. This fish species is very special.  http://impressivemagazine.com/2014/04/20/red-lipped-batfish-unusual-looking-fish/

Some people consider red lipped batfish an ugly creature others believe it is actually quite funny. A thing is certain. This fish species is very special. http://impressivemagazine.com/2014/04/20/red-lipped-batfish-unusual-looking-fish/

The red-lipped batfish is a strange looking fish belonging to the family Ogcocephalidae. It can be found in the Galapagos Islands.

The red-lipped batfish is a strange looking fish belonging to the family Ogcocephalidae. It can be found in the Galapagos Islands.

Rosy-Lipped Batfish, by Scott Johnson          Both creepy and  funny.     From My Extra Life     via Mary Karg

Rosy-Lipped Batfish, by Scott Johnson Both creepy and funny. From My Extra Life via Mary Karg

This is the rosy-lipped batfish (Ogcocephalus porrectus), the closest relative of the red-lipped batfish. They both look very similar.  #weird #lipstick #fish

This is the rosy-lipped batfish (Ogcocephalus porrectus), the closest relative of the red-lipped batfish. They both look very similar. #weird #lipstick #fish

Red Lipped Batfish    http://whatisthewik.com/most/interesting-animals/

Red Lipped Batfish http://whatisthewik.com/most/interesting-animals/

The Red Lipped Batfish | Community Post: 16 Bizarre Creatures You Won't Believe Actually Exist

The Red Lipped Batfish | Community Post: 16 Bizarre Creatures You Won't Believe Actually Exist

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