WoRMS taxon details

Benthodesmus simonyi (Steindachner, 1891)

127087  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127087)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution North Atlantic: off Newfoundland (Canada), Bermuda, New England (USA), Middle Atlantic Ridges, Iceland, Norway, Portugal,...  
Distribution North Atlantic: off Newfoundland (Canada), Bermuda, New England (USA), Middle Atlantic Ridges, Iceland, Norway, Portugal, Madeira, and Canary Is [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Benthodesmus simonyi (Steindachner, 1891). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=127087 on 2019-10-18
Date
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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 Moore, J. A.; Vecchione, M.; Collette, B.B.; Gibbons; R. (2002). The fauna of Bear Seamount (New England Seamount chain), and the presence of "natural invader" species. <em>ICES Annual Science Conference and ICES Centenary.</em>  [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 Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet Feeds on crustaceans (mainly prawns and euphausiids), small fishes (e.g. Maurolicus) and squid [details]

Distribution North Atlantic: off Newfoundland (Canada), Bermuda, New England (USA), Middle Atlantic Ridges, Iceland, Norway, Portugal, Madeira, and Canary Is [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Habitat bathydemersal [details]

Habitat depth range 200 - 900 m [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Simony's frostfishNorth Atlantic frostfishfrostfish  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål reimfisk  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk reimfisk  [details]
Spanish cintilla del Atlántico  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Benthodesmus elongatus P01744 illustration)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Benthodesmus simonyi RAD111170-001)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Gempylidae and Trichiuridae RAD111167 thru RAD111170 B)
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