Coelorinchus obscuratus McMillan & Iwamoto 2009

Holotype of Coelorhinchus obscuratus, from the West Norfolk Ridge, Tasman Sea, NMNZ P.39373. Source: Robin McPhee & Kerryn Parkinson / NORFANZ Founding Parties. License: All rights reserved

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Dianne J. Bray, Coelorinchus obscuratus in Fishes of Australia, accessed 17 Jul 2024,

Coelorinchus obscuratus McMillan & Iwamoto 2009

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Known from the North Norfolk Ridge and the West Norfolk Ridge in the Tasman Sea - north and south of Norfolk Island.


The specific obscuratus name is from Latin and means darkened or obscured.


Dianne J. Bray

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CAAB Code:37232750

Behaviour:+45 cm TL, +15 cm HL

Depth:1013-1460 m


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