Berry's Whiptail, Mesovagus berryi Hubbs & Iwamoto 1977

Other Names: Berry's Grenadier

An illustration of Mesovagus berryi (formerly Mesobius berryi). Source: Mesobius-berryi. License:

This species was previously known as Mesobius berryi (Nakayama & Endo 2016).

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Bray, D.J., Mesovagus berryi in Fishes of Australia, accessed 08 Feb 2023,

Berry's Whiptail, Mesovagus berryi Hubbs & Iwamoto 1977


Nakayama, N. & Endo, H. 2016. Mesovagus, a replacement name for the grenadier genus Mesobius Hubbs and Iwamoto 1977 (Actinopterygii: Gadiformes: Macrouridae), a junior homonym of Mesobius Chamberlin 1951 (Chilopoda: Lithobiomorpha: Lithobiidae). Ichthyological Research Online early DOI:10.1007/s10228-016-0531-x

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CAAB Code:37232065


Depth:1225-1240 m


Max Size:40 cm TL

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