Phosichthyidae

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: 309

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/AC642D14-3A59-FFDB-34F2-FC9EDC432F23

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Phosichthyidae
status

 

Family Phosichthyidae  

Polymetme corythaeola (Alcock, 1898)   —Rendezvous fish

124 specimens were caught at depths between 720 and 896 m. Length data were available for 82 specimens ranging from 10 to 21 cm TL (16.8 ± 2.7). Habitat and Distribution: benthopelagic off continental and island slopes and seamounts in the Atlantic, eastern Pacific and Indo-West Pacific oceans. Vulnerability: DD ( IUCN), LV (FishBase).