Pachycara andersoni   Moller,  2003 (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Perciformes
Family:Zoarcidae

Image copyrights: Moller, P.R.

Description
Color: Head and body uniformly dark greyish brown.

Lateral line configuration double with ventral and mediolateral branches, the latter originating above middle of pectoral fin. Abdomen and predorsal area without scales. Mouth subterminal.

Fecundity very low. Ovary of a ripe female (25 cm SL) contains 10 eggs.


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Ecology
Habitat:  Demersal

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Literature Source(s)
  • (2003) Catalog of fishes Available at - http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/
  • 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:2011-08-09

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