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Hygophum benoiti Cocco 1838 (Benoit's lanternfish)

Osteichthyes - Myctophiformes - Myctophidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 301320

Alternative combination: Scopelus benoiti

Belongs to Hygophum according to A. Girone et al. 2006

Sister taxa: Hygophum agatense, Hygophum derthonensis, Hygophum hygomi, Hygophum macrochir

Ecology: nektonic carnivore