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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElectrona risso (Cocco, 1829) 
AphiaID: 126600

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyctophiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyctophidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElectrona (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElectrona Goode & Bean, 1896
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElectrona risso salubris Whitley, 1933
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElectrona rissoi (Cocco, 1829) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyctophum risso (Cocco, 1829)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyctophum risso salubris (Whitley, 1933)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyctophum rissoi (Cocco, 1849) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScopelus risso Cocco, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScopelus rissoi (Cocco, 1829) (misspelling)
Sources  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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΗλεκτρικό φανόψαρο  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElectrona risso salubris Whitley, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElectrona risso (Cocco, 1829)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsraeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (26 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 nucleotides; 4 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution occasionally in or near Canadian water, but generally, off Suriname to Brazil  [details]

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

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat oceanic, found between 225-750 m during the day and between 90-375 m (juveniles) and 450-550 m (adults) at night. epipelagic to mesopelagic; widespread distribution in all oceans, limited by 10° and 15°C isotherms at 200 m and by a productivity greater than 50gCm -2 y -1 [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Spawns during summer and autumn in the Mediterranean; oviparous with planktonic eggs and larvae  [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126600
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Electrona risso (Cocco, 1829). In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126600 on 2014-08-29
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