brotula


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Noun1.brotula - deep-sea fishes
percoid, percoid fish, percoidean - any of numerous spiny-finned fishes of the order Perciformes
Brotulidae, family Brotulidae - chiefly deep-sea fishes related to the Ophidiidae
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Ogilbia cayorum Evermann & Kendall 1898, Key Brotula.
In the remaining seven blocks (Tranquilo, Russfin, Porvenir, Brotula, Isla Magdalena, Bahia Inutil and Otway), the private company or companies will hold 100% of the block's exploration and exploitation rights.
The genus Brotula (Family: Ophidiidae) is characterized as having a circumtropical and subtropical marine distribution (Hubbs 1944; Nielsen et al.
During June 1997, and June and September 1998 cruises to San Clemente Island, purple brotula were found on several dives, mostly around Pyramid Head.