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Slender Unicorn Rattail
800px-Trachyrincus longirostris (Slender unicorn rattail)
Information
Range South-east Australia and New Zealand at depths of between 850 and 1,300 m.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Gadiformes
Family Macrouridae
Genus Trachyrincus
Species T. longirostris

The Slender unicorn rattail, (Trachyrincus longirostris), is a rattail of the genus Trachyrincus, found in south-east Australia and New Zealand, at depths of between 850 and 1,300 m. Its length is between 30 to 60 cm.

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