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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgyropelecus lychnus Garman, 1899 
AphiaID: 158836

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopteri (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStomiiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternoptychidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSternoptychinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgyropelecus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgyropelecus lychnus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgyropelecus Cocco, 1829
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgyropelecus lychnus Garman, 1899
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgyripnus lychnus (Garman, 1899)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgyropelecus lychnus lychnus Garman, 1899
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgyropelecus lynchus Garman, 1899 (misspelling)
Sources  basis of record Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. No. 219. 731 pp. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsilvery hatchetfish  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgyropelecus lychnus lychnus Garman, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgyropelecus lychnus Garman, 1899
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
New Zealand
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
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 [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 67 [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Pacific [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (19 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 (2 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Copepods have been found in the food items consumed by this species  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Pacific restricted species, caught SE LaHave Bank, northwest Atlantic  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Occasionally found in Canadian Atlantic waters. Mesopelagic species; found to depths of 650 m.  [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Oviparous, with planktonic eggs and larvae  [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158836
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 07:39:43Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2015). Argyropelecus lychnus Garman, 1899. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2015) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158836 on 2016-05-30
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