WoRMS taxon details

Bathypterois viridensis (Roule, 1916)

272077  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:272077)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution between 45°N and 5°N (numerous records in the Pan-Caribbean region)  
Distribution between 45°N and 5°N (numerous records in the Pan-Caribbean region) [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Bathypterois viridensis (Roule, 1916). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=272077 on 2019-12-06
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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]   

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 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution between 45°N and 5°N (numerous records in the Pan-Caribbean region) [details]

Habitat Found on continental slopes. [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Reproduction Synchronously hermaphroditic  [details]
 

Bathypterois viridensis, 800-1046 m Dog Seamount, Caribbean.

Photograph courtesy of Ocean Exploration Trust. Identification from photograph 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.
 

Bathypterois viridensis, 688 m Gulf of Mexico

Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Gulf of Mexico 2017. Identification from photograph by A. Quattrini and K. Sulak.
 

Bathypterois viridensis, 804 m Gulf of Mexico

Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Gulf of Mexico 2017. Identification from photograph by A. Quattrini and K. Sulak.
 

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