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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLampanyctus crocodilus (Risso, 1810) 
AphiaID: 126612

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 editorLampanyctus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLampanyctus Bonaparte, 1840
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasteropelecus crocodilus Risso, 1810
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLampanictus crocodilus (Risso, 1810) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLampanyctus gemmifer Goode & Bean, 1896
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLampanyctus iselini Parr, 1934 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLampanyctus peculiaris Borodin, 1929
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrostoma crocodilus (Risso, 1810) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyctophum crocodilum (Risso, 1810)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNyctophus bonaparte Cocco, 1838 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNyctophus bonapartii Cocco, 1838
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScopelus bonapartii (Cocco, 1838)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScopelus crocodilus (Risso, 1810)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScopelus gemmifer (Goode & Bean, 1896)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpe crocodilus Risso, 1810 (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 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorjewel lanternfish  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΦανόψαρο κροκόδιλος  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorisildak baligi  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUngava Bay [details]
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 [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 [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (17 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (32 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; 17 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
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 editorDiet Feeds on ostracods, euphausiids and copepods  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: reported from as shallow as 46 m in Ungava Bay, Canada, in slope water region  [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat 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]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Apparently spawns in deepwater from September to November; external fertilization; open water/ substratum egg scatterers  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126612
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). Lampanyctus crocodilus (Risso, 1810). 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=126612 on 2014-07-10
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