Epigonus pectinifer Mayer 1974



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Bray, D.J. 2017, Epigonus pectinifer in Fishes of Australia, accessed 30 Jan 2020, http://136.154.202.208/Home/species/5215

Epigonus pectinifer Mayer 1974

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Distribution

East of Wooli, NSW (29°53'S, 153°42'E). Elsewhere the species occurs in the Pacific and western North Atlantic,  on or around continental slopes and seamounts.

Species Citation

Epigonus pectinifer Mayer 1974, Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool., Harvard 146(3): 186, fig. 19. Type locality: off Grenada [12°01'N, 61°53'30"W]. 

Author

Bray, D.J. 2017

Resources

Australian Faunal Directory

Epigonus pectinifer Mayer 1974

References


Abramov, A.A. 1992. Species composition and distribution of Epigonus (Epigonidae) in the world ocean. Journal of Ichthyology 32(5): 94-108.

Masuda, H., Amaoka, K., Araga, C., Uyeno, T. & Yoshino, T. (eds) 1984. The Fishes of the Japanese Archipelago. Tokyo : Tokai University Press Vol. 1–2 437 pp. 247 figs 370 pls. 

Mayer, G.F. 1974. A revision of the cardinalfish genus Epigonus (Perciformes, Apogonidae), with descriptions of two new species. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard 146(3): 147-203 figs 1-22 

Okamoto, M. 2012. Two new species of the genus Epigonus (Perciformes: Epigonidae) from the South Pacific, with a definition of the Epigonus constanciae group. Ichthyological Research 59: 242–254

Quick Facts


CAAB Code:37327187

Depth:100-1200 m

Habitat:Meso-benthopelagic

Max Size:15.5 cm SL

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