WoRMS taxon details

Diaphus taaningi Norman, 1930

158894  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158894)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution USA (Gulf Stream) to Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea  
Distribution USA (Gulf Stream) to Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2020). FishBase. Diaphus taaningi Norman, 1930. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158894 on 2020-10-27
Date
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2005-05-27 07:39:43Z
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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 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 Welshman, D.; Kohler, S; Black, J.; and L. Van Guelpen. (2003). An atlas of distributions of Canadian Atlantic fishes. , available online at http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/FishAtlas/default.htm [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 Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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
Diet Feeds primarily on zooplankton, especially copepods  [details]

Distribution USA (Gulf Stream) to Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea [details]

Habitat Pseudoceanic, found over continental shelves and slopes. Occurs between 325-475 m during the day; between 40-250 m at night (maximum abundance in 100 m depth).  [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Predators Cape Hake [details]

Reproduction Fecundity is about 1,000 eggs per female  [details]