Talismania bifurcata

Alternate names: threadfin-slickhead

Author: (Parr, 1951)


Size: Maximum length 21 cm.

Geographic Information

Published depth range: 300 - 2000 meters.

Ocean range (global): Eastern Pacific from British Columbia to Peru. Also observed in the Southwest Pacific in New South Wales, Australia.

Habitat description: Bathydemersal.

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Citation: Talismania bifurcata ((Parr, 1951)) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/mbari.org/dsg/view/concept/Talismania%20bifurcata. Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-10-22.
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