Hygophum hygomii   (Lutken,  1892) (Fish)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Myctophiformes
Family:Myctophidae

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Description
Size: 6.8 cm TL

Dorsal spines (total): 0 - 0; Dorsal soft rays (total): 13 - 15; Anal spines: 0; Anal soft rays: 21 – 23

Reach sexual maturity at 5.8 cm

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Ecology
Habitat:  Pelagic

Biogeography



Literature Source(s)
  • Harris, SA; Cyrus, DP and Forbes, AT (1995) The larval fish assemblage at the mouth of the Kosi estuary, Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa South African Journal of Marine Science 16 351-364 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Froese, R and Pauly, D (2000) Fishbase 2000: Concepts, design and data sources ICLARM 344 pp Available at - http://www.fishbase.org
  • 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:2010-04-08

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