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
Binocular Fish
Abyss-winteria2
The Binocular Fish, as seen in the The Blue Planet.
Information
Range Oceans around the world at depths from 400 to 2,500 metres (1,300 to 8,200 ft).
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Argentiniformes
Family Opisthoproctidae
Genus Winteria
Species W. telescopa

The Binocular fish, (Winteria telescopa), is a species of barreleye found in oceans around the world at depths from 400 to 2,500 metres (1,300 to 8,200 ft). This species grows to a length of 15 centimetres (5.9 in) SL.

This fish was featured in the documentary series The Blue Planet.

Advertisement