- Deepsea lizardfish
Deepsea lizardfish Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Actinopterygii Order: Aulopiformes Family: Bathysauridae Genus: Bathysaurus Species: B. ferox Binomial name Bathysaurus ferox
Deepsea lizardfish are covered in tough scales and are dark brown or black with black eyes and a black lining to the mouth and gill cavity.Its length is between 50 and 65 cm.
- Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2006). "Bathysaurus ferox" in FishBase. May 2006 version.
- Tony Ayling & Geoffrey Cox, Collins Guide to the Sea Fishes of New Zealand, (William Collins Publishers Ltd, Auckland, New Zealand 1982) ISBN 0-00-216987-8
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