Pezichthys compressus Last & Gledhill 2009

Narrowbody Handfish, Pezichthys compressus. Source: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO. License: CC BY Attribution-Noncommercial

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Pezichthys compressus Last & Gledhill 2009


Last, P.R. & Gledhill, D.C. 2009. A revision of the Australian handfishes (Lophiiformes: Brachionichthyidae), with descriptions of three new genera and nine new species. Zootaxa 2252: 1-77.

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CAAB Code:37209012

Depth:112-280 m



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