[foh-tuh-fawr, -fohr]
noun Zoology.
a luminous organ found in certain fishes and crustaceans.

1880–85; photo- + -phore Unabridged
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photophore (ˈfəʊtəˌfɔː)
zoology any light-producing organ in animals, esp in certain fishes

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The gray spot below the specimen's red eye is a luminous photophore used to attract prey.
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