Dibranchus spinosus

Author: (Garman, 1899)


General: Compare to Dibranchus sp. A; not as round; sharper edges at posterior body margin. Compare with Dibranchus hystrix: also elongate, overall pink color (not just tinged).

Geographic Information

Habitat description: Benthic, soft sediment.

Additional Information

Verified MBARI depth distribution: 831 - 1249 m (March 2016).


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Citation: Dibranchus spinosus ((Garman, 1899)) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Dibranchus%20spinosus. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-10-27.
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