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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyctophum punctatum Rafinesque, 1810 
AphiaID: 126627

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 editorMyctophum (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyctophum Rafinesque, 1810
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyctophum Rafinesque, 1810
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasteropelecus humboldti (Risso, 1810)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMychtophum punctatum Rafinesque, 1810 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyctophum humboldti (Risso, 1810)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScopelus caninianus Valenciennes, 1850
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScopelus heideri Steindachner, 1881
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScopelus punctatus (Rafinesque, 1810)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerpe humboldti Risso, 1810
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStylophthalmus lobiancoi Mazzarelli, 1909
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSymbolophorus humboldti (Risso, 1810)
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 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorslankhalet prikfisk  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspotted lanternfish  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorאורנון נקוד  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΚηλιδωτό φανόψαρο  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorliten lysprikkfisk  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorliten lysprikkfisk  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorisildak baligi  [details]
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 [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 [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarcotretes scopeli Jungersen, 1911 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeroderma bellotti Richiardi, 1882 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (27 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (54 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 (12 nucleotides; 21 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 copepods, euphausiids, zoea stages of Brachyura and fish fry  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: Greenland to USA [details]

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

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat High-oceanic, mesopelagic, nyctoepipelagic at the surface and down to 125 m and found between 225-750 m during the day. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126627
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). Myctophum punctatum Rafinesque, 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=126627 on 2014-09-22
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