goosefish vs monkfish what difference

what is difference between goosefish and monkfish

English

Etymology

goose +‎ fish

Noun

goosefish (plural goosefishes or goosefish)

  1. An anglerfish of the family Lophiidae.

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English

Noun

monkfish (countable and uncountable, plural monkfish or monkfishes)

  1. Any large bottom-dwelling anglerfish of the genus Lophius, such as Lophius piscatorius, of the Atlantic, having a large head and mouth.
  2. Angel sharks of the genus Squatina.

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Further reading

  • monkfish on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
  • Lophius on Wikispecies.Wikispecies
  • Lophius on Wikimedia Commons.Wikimedia Commons

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