English common name: Pearly lanternfish
Spanish common name: linternilla, pez linterna
Taxonomic comments: J. McCosker: not included in McCosker (2010) this because of its distance offshore; species of the genus Myctophum are midwater species.
Name status: Accepted name; taxon occurs in Galapagos.
Last updated: 11 Jan 2013
Galapagos island groups: Isabela, San Cristóbal, Santa Cruz.
Please be aware that this distribution map is automatically generated from database records (CDF and external specimens, literature records, and observations) and may not accurately reflect the currently-known distribution for all species.