Eustomias trewavasae

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Eustomias trewavasae
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Stomiiformes
Family: Stomiidae
Genus: Eustomias
Species: E. trewavasae
Binomial name
Eustomias trewavasae
Norman, 1930

Eustomias trewavasae (deepsea dragonfish) is a small abyssal barbeled dragonfish of the family Stomiidae, found worldwide in tropical and subtropical oceans at depths down to 1,500 m. Its length is up to 26 centimetres (10 in) TL.

References[edit]

  • Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2006). "Eustomias trewavasae" in FishBase. May 2006 version.
  • Tony Ayling & Geoffrey Cox, Collins Guide to the Sea Fishes of New Zealand, (William Collins Publishers Ltd, Auckland, New Zealand 1982) ISBN 0-00-216987-8