Careproctus kamikawai

Alternate names: arbiter snailfish

Author: Orr, 2012


General: Body and fins pink in life.

Geographic Information

Habitat description: Demersal.

Additional Information

Verified MBARI depth distribution: to 2652 m (March 2016).


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Orr, J.W. (2012). Two new species of snailfishes of the genus Careproctus (Scorpaeniformes: Liparidae) from the Bering Sea and Eastern North Pacific Ocean, with a redescription of Careproctus ovigerus. Copeia, 2012: 257-265.

Citation: Careproctus kamikawai (Orr, 2012) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2021-03-06.
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