Chlorophthalmus punctatus   Gilchrist,  1904 (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Aulopiformes
Family:Chlorophthalmidae

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Description
Color: Body yellow-brown with irregular darker blotching.


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Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats
Importance:  Commercial
(Fisheries)

Ecology
Habitat:  Coastal

Biogeography


• West Coast INDIA (Record: 1998-2000) (Depth: 201-400 mts)

Literature Source(s)
  • Kalavati, C; Dorothy,KP and Pandian, PP (2002) Gall bladder inhabiting Myxosporidia from fishes of Andaman Sea Journal of Parasitic Diseases 26(2) 89-100 Available at - ZOOR:ZOOR14004025171
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Venu, S and Kurup, BM (2002) Distribution and abundance of deep sea fishes along the west coast of India Fishery Technology Society of Fisheries Technologists 39(1) 20-26 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

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