Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Subphylum
Vertebrata
Class
Actinopterygii
Order
Myctophiformes
Family
Neoscopelidae
Genus
Neoscopelus
Species
macrolepidotus
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
300 meters
Max Depth
800 meters
Overall Geographic Range
Worldwide. Florida Strait to Suriname
Habitat-Biology
  • benthopelagic
  • mesopelagic