WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChlorophthalmus agassizi Bonaparte, 1840

Chlorophthalmus agassizi, 456 m platform west of Puerto Rico, Caribbean.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer, Océano Profundo 2015. Identifications by A. Quattrini et al. For more information see: Quattrini AM, Demopoulos AWJ, Singer R, Roa-Veron A, Chaytor JD (2017). Demersal fish assemblages on seamounts and other rugged features in the northeastern Caribbean. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers 123: 90-104.
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor 
126336

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126336

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Found on the continental shelf and upper slope...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Found on the continental shelf and upper slope over mud and clay bottom. Temperature range is from 13°C to 4.5°C. Catch data indicate a schooling habit. Feeds mainly on bottom-living invertebrates. A hermaphroditic species. Marketed fresh and sometimes made into fish meal (Ref. 6688). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Scotian Shelf to coast of Suriname; also off...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Scotian Shelf to coast of Suriname; also off several of the Caribbean islands [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Chlorophthalmus agassizi Bonaparte, 1840. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126336 on 2017-11-17

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. No. 219. 731 pp. [details]   

additional source Welshman, D., S. Kohler, J. Black and L. Van Guelpen. 2003. An atlas of distributions of Canadian Atlantic fishes. , available online at http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/FishAtlas/default.htm [details]   

additional source McEachran, J. D. (2009). Fishes (Vertebrata: Pisces) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1223–1316 in: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulopus agassizi (Bonaparte, 1840)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorChlorophthalmus productus Günther, 1887) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPelopsia candida Facciolà, 1883) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorChlorophthalmus agassizii Bonaparte, 1840) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Found on the continental shelf and upper slope over mud and clay bottom. Temperature range is from 13°C to 4.5°C. Catch data indicate a schooling habit. Feeds mainly on bottom-living invertebrates. A hermaphroditic species. Marketed fresh and sometimes made into fish meal (Ref. 6688). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds on bottom invertebrates and crustaceans such as decapods, mysids and euphausiids  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Scotian Shelf to coast of Suriname; also off several of the Caribbean islands [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found on the continental shelf and upper slope over mud and clay bottom. Catch data indicate a schooling habit. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat benthic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social - Commercial, fish meal [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction External fertilization. Hermaphroditic.Pelagic eggs and larvae.  [details]
 

LanguageName 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsyjeshilja  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorshortnose greeneye  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΠρασινομάτης  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorojiverde chato  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoryesilgoz baligi  [details]
Chlorophthalmus agassizi, 456 m platform west of Puerto Rico, Caribbean.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer, Océano Profundo 2015. Identifications by A. Quattrini et al. For more information see: Quattrini AM, Demopoulos AWJ, Singer R, Roa-Veron A, Chaytor JD (2017). Demersal fish assemblages on seamounts and other rugged features in the northeastern Caribbean. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers 123: 90-104.
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor 

Chlorophthalmus agassizi, 606 m Pichincho, Caribbean.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer, Océano Profundo 2015. Identifications by A. Quattrini et al. For more information see: Quattrini AM, Demopoulos AWJ, Singer R, Roa-Veron A, Chaytor JD (2017). Demersal fish assemblages on seamounts and other rugged features in the northeastern Caribbean. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers 123: 90-104.
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor