Scientific Name
Melanolagus bericoides  
Melanolagus bericoides黑淵鮭
by: ©Matsuura, Keiichi: JAMARC
Author (Borodin, 1929) Depth 0 - 1700M
Chinese 黑淵鮭 Poisonous Fish No 
Family_Chinese 小口兔鮭科 Economic Fish No 
Family F168 Microstomatidae Edible Fish No  Chinese In Mainland China 黑淵鮭 
Max Length 20 cm  Aquarium Fish No  Common Name 兔鮭 
Distribution in World global   Distribution in Taiwan South West、Tung Sa IS. 
Habitats Ocean、Deep Sea、Coastal  Holotype Locality North Atlantic, 41°30'N, 45°57'W, depth 800-0 fathoms 
Synonyms Bathylagus bericoides, Bathylagus microcephalus, Melamphaes bericoides, Scopelus bericoides   
Reference Masuda, H. , K. Amaoka, C. Araga, T. Uyeno and T. Yoshino 1984. The fishes of the Japanese Archipelago. Tokyo (Tokai University Press). Text: i-xxii + 1-437, Atlas: Pls. 1-370. 2. Nakabo, T. (ed.) 2002. Fishes of Japan with pictorial keys to the species, English edition. Tokai University Press. v. 1: i-lxi + 1-866; Yeh, H.-M., Lee, M.-Y., And K.-T. Shao. 2006. Three new records of Halosaurid fishes (Pisces: Halosauridae) from the deep waters adjacent to Taiwan. Journal of the Fisheries Society of Taiwan. V. 33(4):345-355. 
Specimen List ASIZP0061762. ASIZP0807592. ASIZP0900179.  
Common Name Bigscale deepsea smelt 
Redlist Status NL Not in IUCN Redlist