Guttigadus nudicephalus (Trunov, 1990)
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 Family:  Moridae (Morid cods)
 Max. size:  14.7 cm SL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  bathypelagic; depth range 630 - 1000 m
 Distribution:  Southeast Atlantic: known only from the Whale Ridge.
 Diagnosis:  Dorsal spines (total): 0-0; Dorsal soft rays (total): 63-71; Anal spines: 0-0; Anal soft rays: 56-61; Vertebrae: 48-51. Body short, ending in narrow caudal peduncle; head large and without scales; vomer triangular; modified scales on lateral line approximately 14-15 (Ref. 31160).
 Biology: 
 IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated  (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
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 Entered by: Capuli, Estelita Emily - 02.12.99
 Modified by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 11.08.03

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