Triphoturus mexicanus (image) American Museum of Natural History Caption This is a Mexican lampfish (Triphoturus mexicanus). The photophores, light-producing structures, can be seen as spots on the side and belly of the fish. Credit ©Leo Smith Usage Restrictions Can be used with appropriate credit Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.