Basketwork Eel, Diastobranchus capensis Barnard 1923

Other Names: Basket-work Eel, Deepsea Eel

Head of a Basketwork Eel, Diastobranchus capensis. Source: Robin McPhee & Mark McGrouther / NORFANZ Founding Parties. License: All rights reserved

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Diastobranchus capensis in Fishes of Australia, accessed 26 Jan 2020,

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CAAB Code:37070001

Depth:900-1400 m

Max Size:180 cm TL

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