Smooth Whiptail, Malacocephalus laevis (Lowe 1843)


Other Names: Smooth Whip-tail, Softhead Grenadier

A Smooth Whiptail, Malacocephalus laevis, collected during the 2003 NORFANZ Expedition to survey seamounts in the Tasman Sea. Source: Robin McPhee / NORFANZ Founding Parties. License: All rights reserved

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Cite this page as:
Malacocephalus laevis in Fishes of Australia, accessed 21 Jul 2018, http://fishesofaustralia.net.au/home/species/4356

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CAAB Code:37232007

Biology:Bioluminescent

Depth:200-1300 m

Feeding:Carnivore

Habitat:Bathydemersal

Max Size:600

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