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Chlorophthalmus agassizi Bonaparte, 1840

126336  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126336)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Found on the continental shelf and upper slope over mud and clay bottom. Temperature range is from 13°C to 4.5°C. Catch...  
Description Found on the continental shelf and upper slope over mud and clay bottom. Temperature range is from 13°C to 4.5°C. Catch data indicate a schooling habit. Feeds mainly on bottom-living invertebrates. A hermaphroditic species. Marketed fresh and sometimes made into fish meal (Ref. 6688). [details]

Distribution Scotian Shelf to coast of Suriname; also off several of the Caribbean islands  
Distribution Scotian Shelf to coast of Suriname; also off several of the Caribbean islands [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Chlorophthalmus agassizi Bonaparte, 1840. Accessed through: Kennedy, M.K., L. Van Guelpen, G. Pohle, L. Bajona (Eds.) (2018) Canadian Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/carms/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126336 on 2019-08-21
Kennedy, M.K., L. Van Guelpen, G. Pohle, L. Bajona (Eds.) (2019). Canadian Register of Marine Species. Chlorophthalmus agassizi Bonaparte, 1840. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/carms./aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126336 on 2019-08-21
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]   

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 Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. <em>Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.</em> No. 219. 731 pp. [details]   

additional source 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 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 Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Found on the continental shelf and upper slope over mud and clay bottom. Temperature range is from 13°C to 4.5°C. Catch data indicate a schooling habit. Feeds mainly on bottom-living invertebrates. A hermaphroditic species. Marketed fresh and sometimes made into fish meal (Ref. 6688). [details]

Diet Feeds on bottom invertebrates and crustaceans such as decapods, mysids and euphausiids  [details]

Distribution Scotian Shelf to coast of Suriname; also off several of the Caribbean islands [details]

Habitat Found on the continental shelf and upper slope over mud and clay bottom. Catch data indicate a schooling habit. [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Importance Social - Commercial, fish meal [details]

Reproduction External fertilization. Hermaphroditic.Pelagic eggs and larvae.  [details]
 

LanguageName 
Albanian syjeshilja  [details]
English shortnose greeneye  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Πρασινομάτης  [details]
Spanish ojiverde chato  [details]
Turkish yesilgoz baligi  [details]
Chlorophthalmus agassizi, 456 m platform west of Puerto Rico, Caribbean.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer, Océano Profundo 2015. 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.
 

Chlorophthalmus agassizi, 606 m Pichincho, Caribbean.

Photograph courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer, Océano Profundo 2015. 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.
 

Chlorophthalmus agassizi, 400 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.
 

Chlorophthalmus agassizi, 406 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.
 

To NMNH Extant Collection (Chlorophthalmus albatrossi USNM 10161 syntype photograph lateral view specimen 1)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Chlorophthalmus albatrossi USNM 10161 syntype photograph lateral view specimen 2)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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