Einara macrolepis (Koefoed, 1927)
Loosescale smooth-head
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Family:  Alepocephalidae (Slickheads)
Max. size:  22 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  bathypelagic; marine; depth range 1300 - 2000 m
Distribution:  Eastern Atlantic: isolated records around Madeira Island and from Morocco south to Angola. Elsewhere, Indian Ocean and eastern Pacific; and probably Western Central Pacific (Ref. 38717).
IUCN Red List Status: Least Concern (LC); Date assessed: 11 July 2012 Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Agustin, Liza Q. - 16.06.94
Modified by: Agustin, Liza Q. - 09.02.96
Checked by: Agustin, Liza Q. - 11.07.94

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