rabbit fish in a sentence
- "Edaphodon " is similar to other rabbit fishes in appearance.
- Most species are restricted to depths below, but a few, notably the spotted ratfish and rabbit fish, can locally be found at relatively shallow depths.
- Ironically, " Iniopteryx rushlaui ", the type species, has not yet been assigned to a specific family, though some experts place it in its own monotypic family, " Iniopterygidae . " The closest modern-day relatives of the Iniopterygii are the Chimaeras ( Chimaeriformes ) also known as ghost sharks, rabbit fish or rat fish.
- Probably, it laid eggs in a leathery pouch like other rabbit fish, but no occurrences of this have been recorded . " Edaphodon " had a sloping head and a mouth on its underside, allowing it to graze along the bottom of the ocean like a land-dwelling herbivore, but actually it was feeding on small benthic animals.