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notacanthus chemnitzNotacanthus chemnitz (Snubnosed spiny eel)

Scientific name: Notacanthus chemnitzii (Bloch, 1788)
Popular names: Snub-nosed spiny eel
Danish name: Chemnitz pigål

Family: Notacanthidae (Deep-sea spiny eels)

Distribution: Circumglobal
Capture sites: Davis and Denmark Strait

Depth: 125 - 3300 meter (benthopelagic)
Max. size: ~ 120 cm

 

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