Ipnopidae

Bañon, Rafael, Arronte, Juan Carlos, Rodriguez-Cabello, Cristina, Piñeiro, Carmen-Gloria, Punzon, Antonio & Serrano, Alberto, 2016, Commented checklist of marine fishes from the Galicia Bank seamount (NW Spain), Zootaxa 4067 (3), pp. 293-333: 310

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4067.3.2

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:50B7E074-F212-4193-BFB9-84A1D0A0E03C

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/AC642D14-3A58-FFDA-34F2-F980D9F12DD9

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Plazi

scientific name

Ipnopidae
status

 

Family Ipnopidae  

Bathypterois dubius Vaillant, 1888   —Spiderfish

29 specimens were caught at depths between 773 and 1,809 m. Length data were available for 22 specimens between 7 and 23 cm TL. Habitat and Distribution: bathydemersal at depth range 260–2,800 m, usually at 2,100– 2,300 m. Eastern Atlantic Ocean from the British Isles to Sierra Leone, Azores and the Mediterranean Sea; one record from the western North Atlantic Ocean. Vulnerability: DD ( IUCN), MHV (FishBase).

MHV

Musee de Haute Volta