Pseudoscopelus paxtoni Melo 2010

Other Names: Paxton's Linebelly Swallower

Cite this page as:
Bray, D.J. 2016, Pseudoscopelus paxtoni in Fishes of Australia, accessed 02 Jul 2022,

Pseudoscopelus paxtoni Melo 2010


Melo, M.R.S. 2010. A revision of the genus Pseudoscopelus L├╝tken (Chiasmodontidae: Acanthomorphata) with descriptions of three new species. Zootaxa 2710:1-78. 

Quick Facts

CAAB Code:37402009

Depth:893-1409 m

Habitat:Meso- to bathypelagic

Max Size:24 cm SL

Species Maps

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