WoRMS taxon details

Myctophum punctatum Rafinesque, 1810

126627  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126627)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Rafinesque, C.S. (1810). Indice d'ittiologia siciliana; Indice d'ittiologia siciliana; ossia, catalogo metodico dei nomi latini, italiani, e siciliani dei pesci, che si rinvengono in Sicilia disposti secondo un metodo naturale e seguito da un appendice che contiene la descrizione de alcuni nuovi pesci sicilian. Messina. Pp 1-70, Pls. 1-2., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/30032#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 35, 55 [details]   
Distribution Western Atlantic: Greenland to USA  
Distribution Western Atlantic: Greenland to USA [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Myctophum punctatum Rafinesque, 1810. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126627 on 2018-12-15
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description Rafinesque, C.S. (1810). Indice d'ittiologia siciliana; Indice d'ittiologia siciliana; ossia, catalogo metodico dei nomi latini, italiani, e siciliani dei pesci, che si rinvengono in Sicilia disposti secondo un metodo naturale e seguito da un appendice che contiene la descrizione de alcuni nuovi pesci sicilian. Messina. Pp 1-70, Pls. 1-2., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/30032#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 35, 55 [details]   

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 Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2018). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet Feeds on copepods, euphausiids, zoea stages of Brachyura and fish fry  [details]

Distribution Western Atlantic: Greenland to USA [details]

Habitat Epipelagic [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Habitat High-oceanic, mesopelagic, nyctoepipelagic at the surface and down to 125 m and found between 225-750 m during the day. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Danish slankhalet prikfisk  [details]
English spotted lanternfish  [details]
Hebrew אורנון נקוד  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Κηλιδωτό φανόψαρο  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål liten lysprikkfisk  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk liten lysprikkfisk  [details]
Turkish isildak baligi  [details]