Gadomus arcuatus (Goode & Bean 1886), Goode & Bean, 1886

Melo, Marcelo R. S., Braga, Adriana C., Nunan, Gustavo W. A. & Costa, Paulo A. S., 2010, On new collections of deep-sea Gadiformes (Actinopterygii: Teleostei) from the Brazilian continental slope, between 11 ° and 23 ° S, Zootaxa 2433, pp. 25-46: 31

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Gadomus arcuatus (Goode & Bean 1886)


Gadomus arcuatus (Goode & Bean 1886)  

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Material examined. One specimen: MNRJ 27067 (1, 541.0 mm), T, E- 522.

Distribution. First record of Gadomus arcuatus   in the WSA. Collected from off Bahia, at depths from 1044 to 1275 m. It was described from off Martinique and was previously known in the western North Atlantic from the Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean, Surinam and French Guyana; and in the eastern North Atlantic, from Morocco and the Canary Islands (Cohen et al. 1990; Geistdoerfer 1990; Howes & Crimen 1990).


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