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Narrowbody Handfish
PezichCompressCSIRO
Information
Range Eastern Indian Ocean, Southeastern Australia.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Lophiiformes
Family Brachionichthyidae
Genus Pezichthys
Species P. compressus

The Narrowbody handfish, (Pezichthys compressus), is a fish from the family Brachionichthyidae.

Environment[]

Marine; demersal. Temperate; 37°S - 39°S, 148°E - 150°E

Distribution[]

Eastern Indian Ocean, southeastern Australia.

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