Fishy Fact No.6

Fishy Facts 6

Batfish play dead when danger is near.

The Batfish plays dead when it senses that danger is near. It floats motionless on its side when scared making it look like a dead leaf floating on the surface of the water.

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2 responses to “Fishy Fact No.6

    • Its similar to the fish we saw in Turkey on the night dive, if we shone our torches on them they would flop to one side and sink to the bottom, playing dead 🙂

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