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Melanocetus eustalus is a deep sea anglerfish in the family Melanocetidae, found off the Pacific coast of Mexico at depths down to about 1,675 m (5,500 ft).[2]

Melanocetus eustalus
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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Lophiiformes
Family: Melanocetidae
Genus: Melanocetus
Species: M. eustalus
Binomial name
Melanocetus eustalus
Pietsch & Van Duzer, 1980 [1]


  1. ^ Bailly, Nicolas (2015). "Melanocetus eustalus Pietsch & Van Duzer, 1980". World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved 26 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "Melanocetus eustalus Pietsch & Van Duzer, 1980". FishBase. Retrieved 26 January 2016.