Published October 19, 2021 | Version v1
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Paraliparis bathybius


Paraliparis bathybius (Collett, 1879).

Black Seasnail. To 26 cm (10.2 in) TL. Circumpolar in Arctic basins; Canada Basin north of Alaska. Depth: 545–2,824 m (1,788–9,623 ft), but perhaps as shallow as 200 m (656 ft).All in Mecklenburg et al. (2016).


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 141, DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.5053.1.1,


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  • Mecklenburg, C. W., Mecklenburg, T. A., Sheiko, B. A. & Steinke, D. (2016) Pacific Arctic Marine Fishes. Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna, Akureyri.