LOPHIIFORMES

Mucientes, Gonzalo & Arronte, Juan Carlos, 2010, Marine fishes from Galicia (NW Spain): an updated checklist, Zootaxa 2667, pp. 1-27: 11-12

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.276366

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03856F28-FF99-814E-14D7-F973A433FB3A

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

LOPHIIFORMES
status

 

ORDER LOPHIIFORMES 

Family Lophiidae 

Lophius budegassa Spinola, 1807  — Black-bellied anglerfish * Lophius piscatorius  Linnaeus, 1758 — Anglerfish

Family Chaunacidae 

Chaunax pictus Lowe, 1846  — Pink frogmouth Family Ceratiidae 

Ceratias holboelli Krøyer, 1845  — Kroyer's deep sea anglerfish

One female of 560 mm TL (Figure 6) caught by the vessel “Ría de Cedeira” on 19 th December 2006 at 676 m depth in the north of Galicia (“ As Paredes”: 44 º 0 7 N – 08º 07’ W)

Family Linophrynidae 

**Lynophryne coronata  Parr, 1927 — Deep-sea anglerfish

Not mentioned for Galicia by Cohen in Whithead et al. (1986). Recorded from the Galicia Bank by Bañón et al., (2006): one female of 223 mm TL with an attached parasitic male of 29 mm TL (Figure 7), at 762– 764 m depth.