Eretmichthys pinnatus

Author: Garman, 1899


Size: to at least 41 cm.

General: Yellowish background color with black fins, dark pores along lateral line. Juveniles may have elongated pectoral fin rays (see image 2).

Geographic Information

Published depth range: 1490 - 2820 m.

Ocean range (global): Below tropical areas of all oceans.

Habitat description: Demersal.

Additional Information


Encyclopedia of Life

Tree of Life

World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Nielsen, J.G., D.M. Cohen, D.F. Markle, and C.R. Robins (1999). FAO Species Catalog: Ophidiiform fishes of the world (Order Ophidiiformes). Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome, Italy. 178 pp.

Citation: Eretmichthys pinnatus (Garman, 1899) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2021-08-02.
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