General: Large head, snout depressed.
Consulting taxonomist: Nielsen, Jorgen, G., Retired Associate Professor, Zoological Museum, University of Copenhagen.
Taxonomist assessment: August 2012; closest recorded species in this genus is from Panama, so these are probably an undescribed species.
ReferencesEncyclopedia of Life
Tree of Life
World Register of Marine Species
National Center for Biotechnology Information
Nielsen, J.G. (2009). A revision of the bathyal species Luciobrotula with two new species. Galathea Report, 22: 141-156.
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: Luciobrotula sp. A Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Luciobrotula%20sp.%20A. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-09-25.