An Oreodory, most likely a Warty Oreodory, Allocyttus verrucosus, at a depth of 1217 m, 70 km north-north-west of Barrow Island, Western Australia, July 2010.
With support from Chevron Australia Pty Ltd and the Joint Venturers - Shell Development (Australia) Pty Ltd, Mobil Australia Resources Company Pty Ltd and BP Developments Australia Pty Ltd.
Thank you to Di Bray (Museum Victoria) for her help identifying the fish.
Last Updated: 25 October 2010
Spikey Oreodory, Neocyttus rhomboidalis View full size
Photographer: Kerryn Parkinson © NORFANZ Founding Parties
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