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Crystallichthys cyclospilus  Gilbert & Burke, 1912

Blotched snailfish
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Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Scorpaeniformes (Scorpionfishes and flatheads) > Liparidae (Snailfishes)
Etymology: Crystallichthys: Latin, cristallum = ice + Greek, ichthys = fish (Ref. 45335).   More on author: Gilbert.

Environment / Climate / Range Ecology

Marine; demersal; depth range 53 - 830 m (Ref. 58496).   Boreal, preferred ?; 67°N - 55°N, 160°E - 150°W

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North Pacific: Okhotsk Sea, southern Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands, Gulf of Alaska south of Shumagin Islands.

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Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

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Robins, C.R., R.M. Bailey, C.E. Bond, J.R. Brooker, E.A. Lachner, R.N. Lea and W.B. Scott, 1991. Common and scientific names of fishes from the United States and Canada. Am. Fish. Soc. Spec. Pub. (20):183 p. (Ref. 3814)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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