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Eptatretus stoutii

Alternate names: Pacific hagfish

Author: Lockington, 1878

Description

General: E. deani and E. stoutii may not be reliably distinguished from each other on video; annotate to genus.



Geographic Information

Habitat description: Benthic, demersal.

Ocean range (global): British Columbia to southern Baja California.

Published depth range: 16 to 1155 m



Additional Information

Consulting taxonomist: Gregor Cailliet, Moss Landing Marine Laboratories.



References

Encyclopedia of Life

Tree of Life

World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Citation: Eptatretus stoutii (Lockington, 1878) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Eptatretus%20stoutii. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2017-12-12.
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