Scaleline Cusk, Lamprogrammus shcherbachevi Cohen & Rohr 1993


A Scaleline Cusk, Lamprogrammus shcherbachevi, from the NE Atlantic, MNHN-IC-2004-1174. Source: MNHN/ FishBase. License: CC by Attribution-NonCommercial

Summary:
A rare deepwater benthopelagic cusk found in all major oceans.

Cite this page as:
Bray, D.J. 2021, Lamprogrammus shcherbachevi in Fishes of Australia, accessed 18 May 2022, https://fishesofaustralia.net.au/home/species/1689

Scaleline Cusk, Lamprogrammus shcherbachevi Cohen & Rohr 1993

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Distribution

250km NW of Port Hedland, Western Australia. Elsewhere the species occurs in the northwest Atlantic and is circumglobal in southern waters.

Species Citation

Lamprogrammus shcherbachevi Cohen & Rohr 1993, Copeia 1993(2): 470, figs 1-2. Type locality: off Antofagasta, Chile, 0-1000m [23°39.5´S, 72°43´W]. 

Author

Bray, D.J. 2021

Resources

Atlas of Living Australia

Scaleline Cusk, Lamprogrammus shcherbachevi Cohen & Rohr 1993

References


Cohen, D.M. & Rohr, B.A. 1993. Description of a giant circumglobal Lamprogrammus species (Pisces: Ophidiidae). Copeia 1993(2): 470-475 figs 1-2 

Fahay, M.P. & Nielsen, J.G. 2003. Ontogenetic evidence supporting a relationship between Brotulotaenia and Lamprogrammus (Ophidiiformes: Ophidiidae) based on the morphology of exterilium and rubaniform larvae. Ichthyological Research 50(3): 209-220. 

Knudsen, S. 2015. Lamprogrammus shcherbachevi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T60471916A60799353. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2015-4.RLTS.T60471916A60799353.en. Downloaded on 16 March 2017.

Nielsen, J.G., Cohen, D.M., Markle, D.F. & Robins, C.R. 1999. Ophidiiform Fishes of the World. An annotated and illustrated catalogue of pearlfishes, cusk-eels, brotulas and other ophidiiform species known to date. FAO Fisheries Synopsis No. 125 Vol. 18. 178 pp.

Nielsen, J.G. & Schwarzhans, W. 2000. Lamprogrammus shcherbachevi (Ophidiidae) from the North Atlantic. Cybium 24(2): 205-206 See ref online

Quick Facts


CAAB Code:37228041

Conservation:IUCN Data Deficient

Depth:to 1000m

Habitat:Benthopelagic

Max Size:19+ cm SL

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