Pearly hairtail

The Pearly hairtail lives in the benthopelagic, marine, depth range 250 - 350 m environment.

A single specimen of pearly hairtail was caught at Fridtjof Nansen Station 27. T. auriga occurs from the Red Sea to the Timor Sea, in 250-350 m (Nakamura & Parin, 1993). Specimen: BMNH 1996.9.25: 3, TL 285 mm. More

Common names

Khadrwiyl in Arabic (‫العربية)
Kharoda in Arabic (‫العربية)
pearly hairtail in English
Perlehårhale in Danish (dansk)
Pez sable perla in Spanish (español)
Poisson sabre brochet in French (français)
Saflac in Arabic (‫العربية)
珍带鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
珍带鱼 in Unknown
珍帶魚 in Mandarin Chinese
珍帶魚 in Unknown

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Trichiuridae
Genus : Trichiurus
Species : Trichiurus auriga
Authority : Klunzinger, 1884