WoRMS taxon details

Notoscopelus elongatus (Costa, 1844)

158915  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158915)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution The known range of N. elongatus extends from off Canary Islands to Turkish coastal waters of the Aegean Sea.  
Distribution The known range of N. elongatus extends from off Canary Islands to Turkish coastal waters of the Aegean Sea. [details]

Distribution between 56°N to 40.65°N  
Distribution between 56°N to 40.65°N [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Notoscopelus elongatus (Costa, 1844). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158915 on 2018-12-17
Date
action
by
2005-05-27 07:39:43Z
created
2006-03-05 14:32:02Z
changed
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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taxonomy source Nafpaktitis, B. G. (1975). Review of the Lanternfish Genus Notoscopelus (Family Myctophidae) in the North Atlantic and the Mediterranean. <em>Bulletin of Marine Science.</em> 25(1): 75-87., available online at http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/umrsmas/bullmar/1975/00000025/00000001/art00006 [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 Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Gulf of Maine Biogeographic Information System (GMBIS) Electronic Atlas. 2002. November, 2002.  [details]   

additional source Tuncer, S.; Orlov, A.; Ozen, O.; Bilgin, S. (2009). New Record of Elongate Lanternfish, <I>Notoscopelus Elongatus</I> (Costa, 1844), from the Coastal Waters of Aegean Sea, Turkey, with Notes on Species' Morphology and Distribution. <em>Acta Ichthyologica Et Piscatoria.</em> 39(2): 139-145., available online at https://doi.org/10.3750/aip2009.39.2.09 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Distribution The known range of N. elongatus extends from off Canary Islands to Turkish coastal waters of the Aegean Sea. [details]

From other sources
Distribution between 56°N to 40.65°N [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Habitat High-oceanic, found between 375-1,000 m during the day and between 45-150 m at night [details]

Reproduction Spawns from winter to spring.  [details]
 

LanguageName 
Modern Greek (1453-) Φανόφαρο της Μεσογείου  [details]