WoRMS taxon details

Lampanyctus crocodilus (Risso, 1810)

126612  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126612)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Western Atlantic: reported from as shallow as 46 m in Ungava Bay, Canada, in slope water region   
Distribution Western Atlantic: reported from as shallow as 46 m in Ungava Bay, Canada, in slope water region  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Lampanyctus crocodilus (Risso, 1810). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126612 on 2018-10-19
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

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, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. <em>Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.</em> 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 Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet Feeds on ostracods, euphausiids and copepods  [details]

Distribution Western Atlantic: reported from as shallow as 46 m in Ungava Bay, Canada, in slope water region  [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Habitat High-oceanic, between 700-1,000 m during the day (with juveniles in the upper 200 m) and 45-250 m and 4000-1,000 m at nigh.  [details]

Reproduction Apparently spawns in deepwater from September to November; external fertilization; open water/ substratum egg scatterers  [details]
 

LanguageName 
English jewel lanternfish  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Φανόψαρο κροκόδιλος  [details]
Turkish isildak baligi  [details]