WoRMS taxon details

Benthodesmus tenuis (Günther, 1877)

159834  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159834)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Western Atlantic: 42.95°N to off Cape Hatteras, Gulf of Mexico, Suriname and southern Brazil  
Distribution Western Atlantic: 42.95°N to off Cape Hatteras, Gulf of Mexico, Suriname and southern Brazil [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Benthodesmus tenuis (Günther, 1877). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159834 on 2019-12-06
Date
action
by
2005-05-30 09:27:08Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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original description  (of Lepidopus aomori Jordan & Snyder, 1901) Jordan, D. S.; Snyder, J. O. (1901). Descriptions of nine new species of fishes contained in museums of Japan. <em>The journal of the College of Science, Imperial University of Tokyo, Japan = Tokyo Teikoku Daigaku kiyo. Rika.</em> 15: 301-311., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7095118 [details]   

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

context source (HKRMS) Tsang, E. & Milicich, M. (1999) Study on the suitability of South Lamma to be established as marine park. Final report. Submitted to the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department, The Hong Kong SAR Government. [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 King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [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 (02/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Gulf of Maine Biogeographic Information System (GMBIS) Electronic Atlas. 2002. November, 2002.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution Western Atlantic: 42.95°N to off Cape Hatteras, Gulf of Mexico, Suriname and southern Brazil [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Habitat Mainly found over the continental slope. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English smalleye frostfish  [details]
French sabre d'argent à petits yeux  [details]
Japanese タチモドキ  [details]
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