Pseudobathylagus milleri

Alternate names: Bathylagus milleri, owlfish, robust blacksmelt, stout blacksmelt

Author: Jordan & Gilbert, 1898


General: Adipose fin far back on caudal peduncle, relatively large and long; pectorals small.

Size: Maximum length 16.5 cm.

Geographic Information

Ocean range (global): North Pacific from Iwate Prefecture, Japan to the Bering Sea and British Columbia to California.

Published depth range: 0 - 6600 m

Habitat description: Bathypelagic.

Additional Information


Encyclopedia of Life

Tree of Life

World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Page, L.M., H. Espinosa-PĂ©rez, L.T. Findley, C.R. Gilbert, R.N. Lea, N.E. Mandrak, R.L. Mayden, and J.S. Nelson (2013). Common and scientific names of fishes from the United States, Canada, and Mexico. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, MD. 243 pp.

Citation: Pseudobathylagus milleri (Jordan & Gilbert, 1898) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-10-22.
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