Scientific Name
Talismania longifilis
Talismania longifilis絲尾塔氏魚
by: Hsin-Ming Yeh & Tsung-Han Wu
Author (Brauer, 1902) Depth 750 - 1550M
Chinese 絲尾塔氏魚 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 黑頭魚科 Economic Fish No 
Family F171 Alepocephalidae Edible Fish No  Chinese In Mainland China 絲尾塔氏魚 
Max Length 46 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 黑頭魚 
Distribution in World global   Distribution in Taiwan South West 
Habitats Deep Sea  Holotype Locality Stat. 271, Golf von Aden [Gulf of Aden, 44 kilometers south of Ahwar, Yemen, Western Indian Ocean, 13°02'N, 46°41'E, Valdivia station 271], depth 1469 meters 
Synonyms Bathytroctes longifilis, Nemabathytroctes longifilis   
Reference Savinykh, V. F. and A. B. Savin. 2001. On the capture of two slickhead species Talismania antillarum and T. longifilis (Alepocephalidae) on the continental slope of Honshu Island. Voprosy Ikhtiologii v. 41 (no. 6): 846-848. [In Russian. English translation in Journal of Ichthyology. 41 (9):807-809; 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.   Brauer, A. 1902 
Specimen List ASIZP0061759. ASIZP0807597. ASIZP0900178.  
Barcode2015-10-23,Chia-Hao Chang,CO1,%
Common Name  
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist