Longfinned Dollo’s Plunderfish, Dolloidraco longedorsalis Roule 1913

Illustration of a barbeled plunderfish, Dolloidraco longedorsalis. Source: Roule 1913 Deuxième expédition antarctique française (1908-1910) commande par le Dr. Jean Charcot / Wikimedia Commons. License: Public Domain

Occurs in Australia's subantarctic/Antarctic waters.

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Bray, D.J. 2017, Dolloidraco longedorsalis in Fishes of Australia, accessed 08 Feb 2023, https://fishesofaustralia.net.au/Home/species/5149

Longfinned Dollo’s Plunderfish, Dolloidraco longedorsalis Roule 1913

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Dorsal fin II-IV + 22-24; Anal fin 13-16; Pectoral fin 17–19; Vertebrae 12–14 + 21– 23 = 34–36.


Bray, D.J. 2017

Longfinned Dollo’s Plunderfish, Dolloidraco longedorsalis Roule 1913


Balushkin, A.V. 2000. Morphology, classification, and evolution of notothenioid fishes of the Southern Ocean (Notothenio idei, Perciformes). Journal of Ichthyology 40, suppl. 1,: 74–109. 

Balushkin, A.V.  & Spodareva, V.V. 2015. Morphological description of Longfinned Dollo’s Plunderfish Dolloidraco longedorsalis (Artedidraconidae, Notothenioidei) from marginal seas of Antarctica. Journal of Ichthyology 55(5): 609–618.

Eakin, R.R. 1990. Artedidraconidae – Plunderfishes, pp. 332–356.. In: Gon, O. & Heemstra, P.C. (eds) Fishes of the Southern Ocean. Grahamstown, South Africa: J.L.B. Smith Inst. Ichthyol. 

Eastman, J.T. & Eakin, R.R. 2001. Mental barbel and meristic variation in the Antarctic notothenioid fish Dolloidraco longedorsalis (Perciformes: Artedidraconidae) from the Ross Sea, Polar Biolgy. 24(10): 729–734.

Eastman, J.T. & Hubold, G. 1999. The fish fauna of the Ross Sea, Antarctica. Antarctic Science 13(3): 293–04.

Roule, L. 1913. Description d’un genre nouveau et de deux espèce nouvelle de poissons antarctiques, Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. 19(1): 4–7.

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CAAB Code:37405755

Depth: 99-1243 m

Max Size:12.2 cm TL; 8.8 cm SL

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