Bluntsnout Lanternfish, Myctophum obtusirostre Click to enlarge image
A Bluntsnout Lanternfish trawled north-west of Osprey Reef, Coral Sea, Queensland, 26 May 2011. Image: Mark McGrouther
© Australian Museum

Fast Facts

  • Classification
    Species
    obtusirostre
    Genus
    Myctophum
    Family
    Myctophidae
I.45951-001 - Myctophum obtusirostre

A Bluntsnout Lanternfish trawled north-west of Osprey Reef, Coral Sea, Queensland, 26 May 2011.

Image: -
© Australian Museum

A Bluntsnout Lanternfish trawled north-west of Osprey Reef, Coral Sea, Queensland, 26 May 2011.

Notes:

The fish is now registered in the Australian Museum Icthyology Collection (AMS I.45951-001).