WoRMS taxon details

Xyelacyba myersi Cohen, 1961

158779  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158779)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Cohen, D. M. (1961). A new genus and species of deepwater ophidioid fish from the Gulf of Mexico. <em>Copeia.</em> 1961(3): 288-292. [details]   
Distribution Hudson Canyon to the Bahamas  
Distribution Hudson Canyon to the Bahamas [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2020). FishBase. Xyelacyba myersi Cohen, 1961. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158779 on 2020-08-12
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2005-05-27 07:39:43Z
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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original description Cohen, D. M. (1961). A new genus and species of deepwater ophidioid fish from the Gulf of Mexico. <em>Copeia.</em> 1961(3): 288-292. [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 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 McEachran, J. D. (2009). Fishes (Vertebrata: Pisces) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1223–1316 in: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [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 (12/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution Hudson Canyon to the Bahamas [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]
LanguageName 
Japanese ハリダシアシロ  [details]
Xyelacyba myersi, 1664-1727 m Virgin Islands Basin, Caribbean.

Photograph courtesy of Ocean Exploration Trust. Identification from photograph by A. Quattrini et al. For more information see: Quattrini AM, Demopoulos AWJ, Singer R, Roa-Veron A, Chaytor JD (2017). Demersal fish assemblages on seamounts and other rugged features in the northeastern Caribbean. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers 123: 90-104.
 

Xyelacyba myersi, 1888 m Mona Slide, Caribbean.

Photograph courtesy of Ocean Exploration Trust. Identification from photograph by A. Quattrini et al. For more information see: Quattrini AM, Demopoulos AWJ, Singer R, Roa-Veron A, Chaytor JD (2017). Demersal fish assemblages on seamounts and other rugged features in the northeastern Caribbean. Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers 123: 90-104.
 

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To NMNH Extant Collection (Xyelacyba myersi USNM 187059 paratype radiograph)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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