Neocottus werestschagini (Taliev, 1935)
photo by Sideleva, V.G.

Family:  Cottidae (Sculpins)
Max. size:  9.8 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  bathydemersal; depth range 877 - 1400 m
Distribution:  Asia: Endemic to Lake Baikal, Russia.
Biology:  Occurs over a silted sand bottom (Ref. 2058). Rare, deepwater species (Ref. 26334).
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (123251)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Sa-a, Pascualita - 28.04.98
Modified by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 17.05.03

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