Taxonomy
Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Subphylum
Vertebrata
Class
Actinopterygii
Order
Myctophiformes
Family
Neoscopelidae
Genus
Scopelengys
Species
tristis
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Min Depth
1500 meters
Max Depth
2000 meters
Overall Geographic Range
Worldwide. Gulf of Mexico
Habitat-Biology
  • mesopelagic
  • bathypelagic