Stomias nebulosus   Alcock,  1889 (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Stomiiformes
Family:Stomiidae

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Description
Max. size: 18.0 cm TL

Color: Body iridescent silver.

Body iridescent silver in color. Dorsal spines (total): 0 - 0, Dorsal soft rays (total): 15 - 20.


Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
• Scaly Dragonfish
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Pelagic

Biogeography


• Arabian Sea INDIA (Record: 02/1985-06/1987) (Depth: 35-150 mts)

Literature Source(s)
  • Froese, R and Pauly, D (2000) Fishbase 2000: Concepts, design and data sources ICLARM 344 pp Available at - http://www.fishbase.org
  • Balachandran, K and Nizar, MA (1990) A check list of fishes of the Exclusive Economic Zone of India collected during the research cruises of FORV Sagar Sampada Proceedings of the first workshop on scientific results of FORV Sagar Sampada CMFRI, Cochin 305-324 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/5269/1/43.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

Page last updated on:2011-02-09

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