Neoachiropsetta milfordi (Penrith 1965)

Other Names: Armless Deepsea Flounder, Armless Flounder

Armless Deepsea Flounder, Neoachiropsetta milfordi. Source: Australian National Fish Collection, CSIRO. License: CC BY Attribution-Noncommercial

A large 'armless' flounder found off the west coast of Tasmania. pelvic fin on eyed side with 7 rays, fin on blind side with 6-7 rays. Brownish-grey with darker dorsal and anal fins.

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Neoachiropsetta milfordi (Penrith 1965)

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Recorded in Australia from off the west coast of Tasmania; southern circumglobal.

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CAAB Code:37460052

Depth:800-1440 m

Max Size:57 cm SL

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