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Object: Blobfish, Psychrolutes microporos Nelson, 1995; holotype

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Registration Number P.015030
Class Osteichthyes
Order Scorpaeniformes
Family Psychrolutidae
Scientific name Psychrolutes microporos Nelson, 1995
Type status holotype
Identified by Nelson, Joseph
Identified date 1995
Common / Maori name blobfish
Country collected New Zealand
Region collected South Island, Westland
Precise locality Southern Challenger Plateau/SW of Hokitika
Collected by ,
Date collected 12 Dec 1983
Section Fish

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