Eptatretus mcconnaugheyi Wisner & McMillan, 1990
Shorthead hagfish
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Family:  Myxinidae (Hagfishes), subfamily: Eptatretinae
Max. size:  48.2 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  demersal; marine; depth range 43 - 415 m, non-migratory
Distribution:  Eastern Central Pacific: off southern California and in lower Gulf of California.
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Biology: 
IUCN Red List Status: Data deficient (DD); Date assessed: 11 December 2009 Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Froese, Rainer - 27.09.99

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