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Nezumia aequalis (Günther, 1878)

126473  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126473)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Davis Strait to northern Brazil  
Distribution Davis Strait to northern Brazil [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Nezumia aequalis (Günther, 1878). Accessed through: Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2022) World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS) at: https://www.marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126473 on 2022-10-03
Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2022). World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS). Nezumia aequalis (Günther, 1878). Accessed at: https://marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126473 on 2022-10-03
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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 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 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 mysids, amphipods, small shrimps, copepods, isopods, ostracods and polychaete worms [details]

Distribution Davis Strait to northern Brazil [details]

Habitat Found at depths of 200- 2320 m. [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Importance Social- Minor commercial [details]

Predators Offshore hake [details]
LanguageName 
English smooth rat-tailcommon Atlantic grenadier  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Γρεναδιέρος του Ατλαντικού  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål høyrygget skolest  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk høgrygga skolest  [details]
Turkish fare baligi  [details]
Nezumia aequalis, 868 m St. Croix Pinnacles, 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.
 

Nezumia aequalis, 625-934 m Barracuda Bank, 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.
 

Nezumia aequalis, 575 m Gulf of Mexico

Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Gulf of Mexico 2017. Identification from photograph by T. Iwamoto.
 

Nezumia aequalis, 799 m Gulf of Mexico

Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Gulf of Mexico 2017. Identification from photograph by T. Iwamoto.
 

Nezumia aequalis, 1165 m Gulf of Mexico

Image courtesy of the NOAA Office of Ocean Exploration and Research, Gulf of Mexico 2017. Identification from photograph by T. Iwamoto.
 

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