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A New Species of Tile Fish (Pisces: Branchiostegidae) from Bermuda, With a Brief Discussion of the Genus Caulolatilus


A new species of tilefish, Caulolatilus bermudensls (family Branchiostegidae) is described from two specimens taken by hook and line from depths of 270 and 366 meters off Bermuda. These represent the only known records of the genus from Bermuda. Included is a brief discussion of the genus Caulolatllus and a key to the western Atlantic species.