Coryphaenidae

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: 322

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/AC642D14-3A54-FFD6-34F2-FAD1DE242D52

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Plazi

scientific name

Coryphaenidae
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Family Coryphaenidae  

Coryphaena equiselis Linnaeus, 1758   —Pompano dolphinfish

One specimen was caught over seabed depths of 804–859 m, probably during the hauling of the bottom longline. Biometry and meristic: 455 mm TL; 344 mm SL; FL: 104.7; HL: 23.5; PO: 8.4; POL: 11.0; ED: 4.9; IOW: 8.1; PD: 14.0; LD: 78.2; PA: 53.2; LA: 38.4, LP: 15.4; LV: 15.4; H: 27.0; D: 54; A: 25; P: 19; V: 5; Gr: 0+ 1 + 9. Habitat and Distribution: pelagic and oceanic species but may enter coastal waters. Worldwide in tropical and subtropical seas. Vulnerability: LC ( IUCN), LMV (FishBase).