Asprocottus platycephalus Taliev, 1955
photo by Sideleva, V.G.

Family:  Cottidae (Sculpins)
Max. size:  10.5 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  bathydemersal; freshwater; depth range 50 - 800 m
Distribution:  Asia: Endemic to Lake Baikal, Russia.
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 23 June 2020 Ref. (126983)
Threat to humans:  harmless

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