Physiculus rastrelliger

Alternate names: hundred-fathom codling

Author: Gilbert, 1890

Description

General: See juvenile Antimora microlepis. Species verified from speciments D732 (NDG732E) and D735 (NDG735D) in the Gulf of California. Absence of long pelvic fins compared to P. nematopus.



Geographic Information

Habitat description: Demersal.



Additional Information

Consulting taxonomist: H.J. Walker, Jr., Collection Manager, Marine Vertebrate Collection, Scripps Institution of Oceanography.

Consulting taxonomist: Natalya Gallo, Ph.D. Candidate, Biological Oceanography, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD.



References

Encyclopedia of Life

Tree of Life

World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Miller, D.J. and R.N. Lea (1972). Guide to the coastal marine fishes of California. California Department of Fish and Game, Marine Resources Region, Sacramento, CA. 249 pp.

Citation: Physiculus rastrelliger (Gilbert, 1890) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Physiculus%20rastrelliger. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-08-10.
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