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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthodesmus simonyi (Steindachner, 1891) 
AphiaID: 127087

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 editorPerciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrichiuridae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAphanopodinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthodesmus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthodesmus Goode & Bean, 1882
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAphanopus simonyi Steindachner, 1891
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthodesmus atlanticus Goode & Bean, 1896
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthodesmus elongatus simonyi (Steindachner, 1891)
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 editorSimony's frostfishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Atlantic frostfishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfrostfish  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorreimfisk  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorreimfisk  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcintilla del Atlántico  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
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 editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 67 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Pacific [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (10 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (11 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 (10 nucleotides; 8 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 editorDiet Feeds on crustaceans (mainly prawns and euphausiids), small fishes (e.g. Maurolicus) and squid [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North Atlantic: off Newfoundland (Canada), Bermuda, New England (USA), Middle Atlantic Ridges, Iceland, Norway, Portugal, Madeira, and Canary Is [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat depth range 200 - 900 m [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127087
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). Benthodesmus simonyi (Steindachner, 1891). 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=127087 on 2014-09-16
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