Barathrites iris

Author: Zugmayer, 1911

Barathrites iris Zugmayer, 1911

Status in World Register of Marine Species:
Accepted name: Barathrites iris Zugmayer, 1911 (updated 2009-06-25)

Diagnosis: snout somewhat swollen. Depth of body at anus 5-6 times in SL. Colour: body pale. Size: to about 250 mm SL.

Habitat: known from 5,033 to 5,285 m. Food: no data. Reproduction: oviparous.

Distribution: one specimen from the southern limit of the area. Two from the northern Mid-Atlantic.

Eggs, larvae and young stages. No data.
Otoliths (sagitta). No data.