General: Young are abundant in coastal North Pacific water. They are often associated with jellyfish which provide protection from predators and opportunities for scavenging.
Size: Maximum length 46 cm.
Ocean range (global): North Pacific from Japan to Gulf of Alaska and to central Baja California, Mexico.
Habitat description: Pelagic, often associated with gelatinous organisms.
Published depth range: 0 - 900 m.
ReferencesEncyclopedia of Life
Tree of Life
World Register of Marine Species
National Center for Biotechnology Information
Citation: Icichthys lockingtoni (Jordan and Gilbert, 1880) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Icichthys%20lockingtoni. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-09-25.