WoRMS taxon details

Melanocetus murrayi Günther, 1887

126557  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126557)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution tropical to temperate parts of all oceans, as far north as off Grand Bank  
Distribution tropical to temperate parts of all oceans, as far north as off Grand Bank [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Melanocetus murrayi Günther, 1887. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126557 on 2022-05-20
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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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]   

context source (Bermuda) Beebe, W. (1933). Preliminary account of deep sea dives in the bathysphere with especial reference to one of 2200 feet. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U.S.A., 19(1): 178-188 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Gulf of Maine Biogeographic Information System (GMBIS) Electronic Atlas. 2002. November, 2002.  [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 Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2021). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (08/2021)., available online at https://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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From other sources
Distribution tropical to temperate parts of all oceans, as far north as off Grand Bank [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]
LanguageName 
English Murray's abyssal anglerfish  [details]
Japanese ペリカンアンコウモドキ  [details]
Russian Атлантический черный удильщик  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Melanocetus johnsoni P13864 illustration)
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