Ceratoscopelus warmingii   (Lutken,  1892) (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Myctophiformes
Family:Myctophidae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Ceratoscopelus warmingi (Lutken, 1892)
Lampanyctus polyphotis Beebe, 1932
Lampanyctus warmingii (Lutken, 1892)
Myctophum warmingii (Lutken, 1892)
Scopelus warmingii Lutken, 1892

Common Name (s)
• Warming's Lantern Fish (English)
• Lantern Fish
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Pelagic
Prey:  zooplankton

Biogeography


• Arabian Sea INDIA
• INDIA (Record: 02/1985-06/1987) (Depth: 40-400 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
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Karuppaswamy, PK; Muraleedharan, KR; Dineshkumar, PK and Nair, M (2009) Distribution of mesopelagic micronekton in the Arabian Sea during the winter monsoon Indian Journal of Marine Sciences NISCAIR 39(2) 227-237 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/handle/2264/3683
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.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

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