Asquamiceps caeruleus Markle, 1980
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Family:  Alepocephalidae (Slickheads)
Max. size:  33.7 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  bathypelagic; depth range 0 - 2740 m
Distribution:  Eastern Atlantic: Morocco to Namibia. Western Atlantic: Gulf of Mexico. Also known from the Indian Ocean. Possibly occurring in the Western Central Pacific (Ref. 38717).
Diagnosis:   
Biology:  Minimum depth from Ref. 58018.
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 11 July 2012 Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Binohlan, Crispina B. - 07.03.94
Modified by: OrtaƱez, Auda Kareen - 13.01.16
Checked by: Agustin, Liza Q. - 24.08.94

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