Pacific bearded brotula

The Pacific bearded brotula lives in the benthopelagic, marine, depth range - 650 m , usually 40 - 75 m environment.

The Pacific Bearded Brotula is native to Southern Baja and the central Gulf of California South to Peru. Despite the Brotula's eel like appearance it is not an eel but instead a fish more closely related to cods and hake than eels. More

Common names

Brotula in English
Brótula de Clark in Spanish (español)
Congrio con escamas in Spanish (español)
Congrio rosado in Spanish (español)
congrio-barbudo in sp
Corvina in Spanish (español)
Corvina aguada o de roca in Spanish (español)
Corvina de roca in Spanish (español)
Cusk-eel in English
Lengua in sp
lengua rosada in Spanish (español)
Pacific bearded brotula in English
克氏须鼬鳚 in Mandarin Chinese
克氏鬚鼬鳚 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Ophidiiformes
Family : Ophidiidae
Genus : Brotula
Species : Brotula clarkae
Authority : Hubbs, 1944