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Rare Lancetfish Found In North Carolina

Updated: Monday, May 19 2014, 07:36 AM CDT
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A rare Lancetfish washed up on the shores of Nags Head, North Carolina last week. Tech Times reports these fish can grow over six feet in length but little is known about the fanged fish. 

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Biologists think the first species of this fish evolved between 11 and 16 million years ago and are the sole surviving members of the scaleless lizard. The report adds these fish have been known to eat each other.  

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