Minous dempsterae   Eschmeyer, Hallacher & Rama-Rao,  1979 (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Scorpaeniformes
Family:Synanceiidae

Image copyrights: Iranian Fisheries Research Organization (IFRO)

Description
Size: 15 TL.

Dorsal spines (total): 10 - 11; Dorsal soft rays (total): 11 - 13; Anal spines: 2; Anal soft rays: 9 - 11. Lowermost ray of pectoral fin slightly enlarged and completely free from rest of fin.

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
• Obliquebanded stingfish (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Demersal, Muddy

Biogeography


• Gujarat (Lat: 21.2) (Long: 69.3) INDIA
• Maharashtra, off Ratnagiri (Lat: 17) (Long: 71) INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Available at - http://data.gbif.org/species/
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Froese, R and Pauly, D (2000) Fishbase 2000: Concepts, design and data sources ICLARM 344 pp Available at - http://www.fishbase.org

Page last updated on:2010-08-16

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