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Careproctus attenuatus Gilbert & Burke 1912


Careproctus attenuatus Gilbert & Burke, 1912.

Attenuate Snailfish. Known from one specimen, 3.7 cm (1.5 in) SL, collected just south of Agattu Island, Aleutian Islands, Alaska. Depth: 882 m (2,894 ft). All in Mecklenburg et al. (2002).


Published as part of Love, Milton S., Bizzarro, Joseph J., Cornthwaite, Maria, Frable, Benjamin W. & Maslenikov, Katherine P., 2021, Checklist of marine and estuarine fishes from the Alaska-Yukon Border, Beaufort Sea, to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, pp. 1-285 in Zootaxa 5053 (1) on page 135, DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.5053.1.1,


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  • Gilbert, C. H. & Burke, C. V. (1912) Fishes from Bering Sea and Kamchatka. Bulletin of the United States Bureau of Fisheries, 30, 31 - 96.