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Beryx mollis

(Beryx mollis)

Description

Beryx mollis is a member of the family Berycidae. It can be found in the Northwest Pacific near Japan and in the western Indian Ocean where it live at depths between 100 and 500 m (330 and 1,640 ft). It can reach sizes of up to 30.0 cm (11.8 in) SL.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Beryciformes
Family:Berycidae
Genus:Beryx
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