WoRMS taxon details

Acanthonus armatus Günther, 1878

158998  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158998)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution Hudson Canyon to the Caribbean  
Distribution Hudson Canyon to the Caribbean [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Acanthonus armatus Günther, 1878. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158998 on 2018-02-20
Date
action
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2005-05-27 07:39:43Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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basis of record Moore, J. A., M. Vecchione, B.B. Collette, and R. Gibbons. (2002) The fauna of Bear Seamount (New England Seamount chain), and the presence of "natural invader" species. Paper CM 2002/M:25, ICES Annual Science Conference and ICES Centenary, 1-5 October 2002, Copenhagen [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). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofAcanthonus spinifer Garman, 1899) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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

Habitat nektonic [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 

LanguageName 
English bony-eared assfish  [details]
Japanese ハナトゲアシロ  [details]
Acanthonus armatus, 1780 m Guayanilla Canyon, Caribbean.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer, Océano Profundo 2015. Identifications 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.
 

Acanthonus armatus, 2746 m Exocet Bank, Caribbean.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer, Océano Profundo 2015. Identifications 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.
 

Acanthonus armatus, 1772 -2206 m Noroit Seamount, Caribbean.

Photograph courtesy of Ocean Exploration Trust. Identifications 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.