Bathypterois atricolor

Alternate names: attenuated spider fish

Author: Alcock, 1896


Size: Maximum length 20.4 cm.

Geographic Information

Ocean range (global): Circumglobal, excluding the western Atlantic. Eastern Atlantic from Liberia to Nigeria.

Habitat description: Benthic, bathydemersal.

Published depth range: 250 - 5150 m

Additional Information


Encyclopedia of Life

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World Register of Marine Species

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Citation: Bathypterois atricolor (Alcock, 1896) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2022-08-19.
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