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The Pacific hagfish (Eptatretus stoutii) is a species of hagfish. It lives in the mesopelagic to abyssal Pacific ocean, near the ocean floor. It is a jawless fish, ...

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Oct 17, 2012 ... Pacific hagfish (Eptatretus stoutii) in a hole at 150 meters depth at the Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary in California. (via Linda Snook ...

ADW: Eptatretus stoutii: INFORMATION


Eptatretus stoutii (Pacific hagfish) are found in cold marine waters of the antitropical north and south Pacific Ocean on muddy sea floors. (McCrae, 1997).

Aquarium of the Pacific | Online Learning Center | Pacific Hagfish


Species Overview. Pacific hagfish are among the very first arrivals at a whale fall in deep waters off the California coast. Called mobile scavengers, they feast on ...

Eptatretus stoutii (California Hagfish, Pacific Hagfish)


Range Description: This species is found in the Eastern North Pacific, from Nootka Bay, Vancouver, Canada to Pt. San Pablo, Baja California, Mexico.

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Information on Pacific Hagfish, scientifically known as Eptatretus stoutii in the Encyclopedia of Life.

Eptatretus stoutii, Pacific hagfish : aquarium - FishBase


Hagfish systematics. p. 33-44. In J.M. Jørgensen, J.P. Lomholt, R.E. Weber and H . Malte (eds.) The biology of hagfishes. Chapman & Hall, London. 578 p. (Ref.

Pacific Hagfish | Smithsonian Ocean Portal


The Pacific hagfish (Eptatretus stoutii), a fish that looks similar to an eel, has no jaw and is totally blind. They find food, often dead fish, through a specialized ...

Pacific Hagfishes, Eptatretus stoutii ~ MarineBio.org


Find out what's known about Pacific Hagfishes, Eptatretus stoutii, Myxini, Myxiniformes, Myxinidae, including their world range and habitats, feeding behaviors, ...

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The Pacific hagfish (Eptatretus stoutii) is a species of hagfish. It lives in the mesopelagic to abyssal Pacific ocean, near the ocean floor. It is a jawless fish, ...

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Pacific hagfish, Deep Sea, Fishes, Eptatretus stoutii at the Monterey ...


Also known as slime eels, hagfish are primitive fishes. They have five hearts, no jaws, no true eyes and no stomach. They have poor vision but a very good ...

Hagfish Identification - California Department of Fish and Wildlife


Pacific hagfish, like other hagfish, represent an ancient form of life that has remained virtually unchanged since the Paleozoic era 450 million years ago.