General: These two species may not be reliably distinguished from each other on video, however refer to Jamieson et al. 2012.
Published depth range: California: 2,000 m (C. armatus), - 6,400 m (C. yaquinae).
Habitat description: Demersal.
Consulting taxonomist: Jeff Drazen, University of Hawai`i at Manoa.
ReferencesEncyclopedia of Life
Tree of Life
World Register of Marine Species
National Center for Biotechnology Information
Jamieson, A.J., I.G. Priede, and J. Craig (2012). Distinguishing between the abyssal macrourids Coryphaenoides yaquinae and C. armatus from in situ photography. Deep-Sea Research Part I, 64: 78-85.
Citation: Coryphaenoides armatus-yaquinae complex () Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Coryphaenoides%20armatus-yaquinae%20complex. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2017-12-15.