WoRMS taxon details

Scopelosaurus lepidus (Krefft & Maul, 1955)

126349  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126349)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Greenland, off Labrador on the Grand Bank and off SW Nova Scotia  
Distribution Greenland, off Labrador on the Grand Bank and off SW Nova Scotia [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Scopelosaurus lepidus (Krefft & Maul, 1955). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126349 on 2022-05-22
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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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 Gulf of Maine Biogeographic Information System (GMBIS) Electronic Atlas. 2002. November, 2002.  [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 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 
    Definitions

From other sources
Diet Feeds on copepods, euphausiids, hyperiids and mesopelagic fishes  [details]

Distribution Greenland, off Labrador on the Grand Bank and off SW Nova Scotia [details]

Habitat Occasionally found in Canadian Atlantic waters. Found at depths of 70- 800 m.  [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Reproduction Spawns in midwater far offshore, notably in the Sargasso Sea  [details]