WoRMS taxon details

Coryphaenoides leptolepis Günther, 1877

158959  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158959)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Günther, A. (1877). Preliminary notes on new fishes collected in Japan during the expedition of H. M. S. `Challenger.'. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 4).</em> v. 20 (no. 119) (art. 56): 433-446. [details]   
Distribution 44.1°N, 125.4°W  
Distribution 44.1°N, 125.4°W [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Coryphaenoides leptolepis Günther, 1877. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158959 on 2022-08-13
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2005-05-27 07:39:43Z
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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original description Günther, A. (1877). Preliminary notes on new fishes collected in Japan during the expedition of H. M. S. `Challenger.'. <em>Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 4).</em> v. 20 (no. 119) (art. 56): 433-446. [details]   

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

basis of record Welshman, D.; Kohler, S; Black, J.; and L. Van Guelpen. (2003). An atlas of distributions of Canadian Atlantic fishes. , available online at http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/FishAtlas/default.htm [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]   

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

From other sources
Distribution 44.1°N, 125.4°W [details]

Habitat Found at depths of 610- 4000 m. [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Reproduction Oviparous; planktonic larvae  [details]
LanguageName 
English ghostly grenadier  [details]
French grenadier à écailles minces  [details]
Coryphaenoides leptolepis, 2888-2987 m Mona Block, 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.
 

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