Brauer's Bristlemouth, Cyclothone braueri Jespersen & Tåning 1926


Other Names: Bent-tooth Lightfish, Brauer's Eye-nosed Fish, Garrick, Glaucus, Palometa

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Bray, D.J. 2018, Cyclothone braueri in Fishes of Australia, accessed 18 May 2022, https://fishesofaustralia.net.au/home/species/3922

Brauer's Bristlemouth, Cyclothone braueri Jespersen & Tåning 1926

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Distribution

Off Sydney, New South Wales, to off Shark Bay, Western Australia. Elsewhere the species is circumglobal in subtropical to subantarctic waters (67°N-40°S).

Feeding

Feeds mostly on copepods.

Author

Bray, D.J. 2018

Brauer's Bristlemouth, Cyclothone braueri Jespersen & Tåning 1926

References


Harold, A. 2015. Cyclothone braueri. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T198757A42691694. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2015-4.RLTS.T198757A42691694.en. Downloaded on 14 March 2018.

McKelvie, D.S. 1989. Latitudinal variation in aspects of the biology of Cyclothone braueri and C. microdon (Pisces: Gonostomatidae) in the eastern North Atlantic Ocean. Marine Biology 102(3): 413-424.  

Miya, M. & Nishida, M. 1996. Molecular phylogenetic perspective on the evolution of the deep-sea fish genus Cyclothone (Stomiiformes: Gonostomatidae). Ichthyological Research 43(4): 375-398.

Palma, S. 1990. Feeding ecology of Cyclothone braueri Jesperseng and Tåning, 1926 (Gonostomatidae), Ligurian Sea, Western Mediterranean). Journal of Plankton Research 12(3): 519-534.

Quick Facts


CAAB Code:37106015

Conservation:IUCN Least Concern

Habitat:Mesopelagic, bathypelagic

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