Linophrynidae

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: 318

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/AC642D14-3A50-FFD2-34F2-FAE7D9B22D14

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Plazi

scientific name

Linophrynidae
status

 

Family Linophrynidae  

Linophryne coronata Parr, 1927   —Deep-sea anglerfish

One female of 223 mm TL with attached parasitic male of 29 mm TL was caught at depths between 762 and 764 m ( Bañón et al. 2006 b). Habitat and Distribution: meso- to bathypelagic, depth range 0–1,500 m. Scattered records in the Atlantic and northeastern Pacific oceans. Vulnerability: DD ( IUCN), LV (FishBase).