Bathyclupea elongata Trunov, 1975
Bathyclupea elongata
photo by SFSA

Family:  Bathyclupeidae (Deep-sea scalyfins)
Max. size:  17.8 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  pelagic-oceanic; depth range - 475 m
Distribution:  Southeast Atlantic: off the western Cape Province, South Africa. Southwest Pacific: New Zealand (Ref. 11228).
Diagnosis:  Dorsal spines (total): 0-0; Dorsal soft rays (total): 10-10; Anal spines: 1-1; Anal soft rays: 27-27
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 14.06.94
Modified by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 19.09.08

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