Photoblepharon palpebratumis commonly referred to as Eyelight fish, Lanterneye Fish, One-fin Flashlightfish, Small Flashlightfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. A aquarium size of at least 1500 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
The Eyelight fish (Photoblepharon palpebratum) is a species of flashlight fish. They are active at night, often feeding in large groups, and use the light to signal to other individuals, startle predators, and find small planktonic animals to feed on.
Well hidden in caves during the day and rarely seen. Usually observed at night