Genus Coryphaenoides

A large and diverse group of rattails found worldwide from tropical to polar seas,in depths ranging from 110 m on the continental shelf to at least 7000 m in the hadal zone. Most species occur at depths between 700-2000 m.
Author: Bray, D.J. 2017

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Bray, D.J. 2017, Coryphaenoides in Fishes of Australia, accessed 15 Jul 2024,


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