Animal News: Sharks Light Up In Neon Colors

By  //  January 16, 2014

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In a recent study, researchers identified more than 180 species of marine fish that exhibit biofluorescence.

See glowing stingrays, eels, and more.

Researchers studying biofluorescent coral also discovered a shark that reflects certain light, along with a stingray, eel, and other fish. The study, published January 8, used special lighting and camera filters to identify more than 180 species of marine fishes that exhibit biofluorescence.