Melanonidae

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: 316

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/AC642D14-3A5E-FFDC-34F2-FC4FD9D82FAC

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Melanonidae
status

 

Family Melanonidae  

Melanonus zugmayeri Norman, 1930   —Arrowtail

38 specimens were caught at depths between 773 and 1,470 m. Length data were available for 28 specimens ranging from 13 to 28 cm TL. Habitat and Distribution: oceanic and bathypelagic at depth range 0–3,000 m. Circumglobal in tropical and subtropical seas. Vulnerability: DD ( IUCN), LV (FishBase).