Bathylychnops exilis

Author: Cohen, 1958

Bathylychnops exilis Cohen, 1958

Status in World Register of Marine Species:
Accepted name: Bathylychnops exilis Cohen, 1958 (updated 2009-06-25)

Diagnosis: see genus. Size: to 22 cm.

Habitat: oceanic, mesopelagic. Food: no data. Reproduction: pelagic eggs and larvae.

Distribution: a single record from the southern part of the area. Caught several times in the temperate north-east Pacific.

Eggs, larvae and young stages. Cohen, 1960: 147, fig. 1.
Otoliths (sagitta). No data.