Zesticelus profundorum (Gilbert, 1896)
Flabby sculpin
Zesticelus profundorum
photo by Bull. U.S. Bur. Fish.

 Family:  Cottidae (Sculpins)
 Max. size:  6.4 cm TL (male/unsexed)
 Environment:  bathydemersal; depth range 88 - 2580 m
 Distribution:  North Pacific: Bering Sea to northern Baja California, Mexico.
 Diagnosis:   
 Biology:  Inhabits deep water (Ref. 2850).
 IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated  (Ref. 96402)
 Threat to humans:  harmless
 Country info:   
 

 Entered by: Torres, Armi G. - 14.07.94
 Modified by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 06.01.03

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