Scientific Name
Bathytroctes microlepis  
Bathytroctes microlepis小鱗淵眼魚
by: ©Dolgov, Andrey: PINRO, Murmansk, Russia
Author Günther, 1878 Depth 1100 - 4900M
Chinese 小鱗淵眼魚 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 黑頭魚科 Economic Fish No 
Family F171 Alepocephalidae Edible Fish No  Chinese In Mainland China 小鱗淵眼魚 
Max Length 32 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 黑頭魚 
Distribution in World global   Distribution in Taiwan North East 
Habitats Deep Sea  Holotype Locality Atlantic off Portugal, southeastern of Cape Vincent, 35°47'N, 8°23'W, depth 1090 fathoms 
Synonyms Bathytroctes danae, Bathytroctes grimaldii, Grimatroctes bullisi, Grimatroctes grimaldi, Grimatroctes grimaldii, Grimatroctes microlepis   
Reference Sazonov, Y. I. 1999. On the revision of the genus Bathytroctes Gunther (Alepocephalidae): a review of the abyssobenthopelagic forms (previously referred to the genus Nomoctes) with a description of two new species. Journal of Ichthyology, 39 (9): 699-712; Yeh, H.-M., Lee, M.-Y., And K.-T. Shao. 2006. Ten Taiwanese new records of alepocephalid fishes (Pisces: Alepocephalidae) collected from the deep waters by the RV Ocean Reaearcher I. Journal of the Fisheries Society of Taiwan. V. 33(3):265-279.   Günther, A. 1878 
Specimen List ASIZP0061760.  
Common Name Smallscale smooth-head 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist