Animal Database

Hi Homo sapien! Welcome to Animal Database! Anyway, did you know that you're 60% genetically similar to banana trees?

READ MORE

Animal Database
Advertisement
Animal Database
Tadpole Whiptail
Squalogadus-modificatus
Information
Range Atlantic and Pacific Oceans where it occurs at depths of from 600 to 1,740 metres (2,000 to 5,710 ft).
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Gadiformes
Family Macrouridae
Genus Squalogadus
Species S. modificatus

The Tadpole whiptail, (Squalogadus modificatus), is a species of rattail found in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans where it occurs at depths of from 600 to 1,740 metres (2,000 to 5,710 ft). This species grows to a length of 35 centimetres (14 in) TL. This species is the only known member of its genus.

Advertisement