WoRMS taxon details

Thyrsitoides marleyi Fowler, 1929

219698  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219698)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Often occurs at the surface at night around Okinawa, Japan. The largest populations are probably on the slope of seamounts...  
Description Often occurs at the surface at night around Okinawa, Japan. The largest populations are probably on the slope of seamounts or ridges. Sporadically recorded. Feeds on a variety of mesopelagic fish, squid and crustaceans. No special fishery exists for this species (Ref. 9784). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Thyrsitoides marleyi Fowler, 1929. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219698 on 2019-04-23
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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original description  (ofThyrsitoides jordanus Ajiad, Jafari & Mahasneh, 1987) Ajiad, A. M.; Jafari, R.; Mahasneh, D. M. (1987). Thyrsitoides jordanus (Teleostei: Gempylidae): a new species from the Gulf of Aqaba (Red Sea). <em>Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India.</em> 24 (1-2) (1982): 12-14, Pl. 1. [details]   

basis of record 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 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] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Often occurs at the surface at night around Okinawa, Japan. The largest populations are probably on the slope of seamounts or ridges. Sporadically recorded. Feeds on a variety of mesopelagic fish, squid and crustaceans. No special fishery exists for this species (Ref. 9784). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English black snoek  [details]
Japanese ナガタチカマス  [details]