Eptatretus sinus

Alternate names: Cortez hagfish

Author: Wisner & McMillan, 1990


General: E. sinus is most likely, but some possibly that these are E. mcconnaugheyi, which also occurs in the Gulf of California.

Geographic Information

Habitat description: Demersal.

Published depth range: 198 to 1330 m (Fishbase).

Ocean range (global): Gulf of California.

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Citation: Eptatretus sinus (Wisner & McMillan, 1990) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Eptatretus%20sinus. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2022-08-19.
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