Species under Obesotoma
n= 18
Species name Common name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Obesotoma gigantea
(Moerch, 1869)
Northeast Atlantic
Obesotoma gigas
(Verkruzen, 1875)
Northern Atlantic
Obesotoma hokkaidoensis
(Bartsch, 1941)
Northwest Pacific
Obesotoma iessoensis
(Smith, 1875)
Northwest Pacific
Obesotoma japonica
Bartsch, 1941
Northwest Pacific
Obesotoma laevigata
(Dall, 1871)
Atlantic Ocean and Eastern Pacific 0.8
Obesotoma okutanii
Bogdanov & Ito, 1992
Northwest Pacific
Obesotoma oyashio
Shikama, 1962
Northwest Pacific
Obesotoma pulcherrima
Bogdanov & Ito, 1992
Northern Pacific
Obesotoma robusta
(Packard, 1866)
Pacific Ocean and Western Atlantic 0.46
Obesotoma sachalinensis
Bogdanov, 1989
Northwest Pacific
Obesotoma simplex
(Middendorff, 1849)
simple lora Arctic, Northern Pacific, and Northeast Atlantic
Obesotoma solida
(Dall, 1887)
Northern Pacific
Obesotoma starobogatovi
Bogdanov, 1990
Northern Pacific
Obesotoma tenuilirata
(Dall, 1871)
Northern Pacific
Obesotoma tumida
(Posselt & Jensen, 1898)
North Atlantic 1.1
Obesotoma uchidai
Habe, 1958
Northwest Pacific
Obesotoma woodiana
(Moller, 1842)
Northern Atlantic and the Arctic
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