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Benthodesmus tenuis (Günther, 1877)

Slender frostfish
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Actinopterygii (strålfeniga fiskar) > Perciformes (Perch-likes) > Trichiuridae (Cutlassfishes) > Aphanopodinae
Etymology: Benthodesmus: Greek, benthos = depth of the sea + Greek, desmos = bond, chain (Ref. 45335).  More on author: Günther.

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ekologi

; marina bentopelagisk; djupintervall 200 - 850 m (Ref. 6181).   Deep-water; 45°N - 36°S, 172°W - 175°E (Ref. 57013)

Utbredning Länder | FAO områden | Ekosystem | Förekomster | Point map | Utplanteringar | Faunafri

Western Atlantic: Canada (Ref. 5951), off Cape Hatteras, Gulf of Mexico, Suriname and southern Brazil. Eastern Atlantic: Gulf of Guinea to Angola. Western Indian Ocean: off Natal, South Africa (Ref. 11228). Western Pacific: Emperor Seamounts, Japan, Ryukyu Islands, Viet Nam, and the Sulu Sea. Indian Ocean: south of Java, Indonesia. Reported from British Columbia, Canada (Ref. 11980).

Size / Vikt / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 230 cm SL hane/ej könsbestämd; (Ref. 10818); common length : 50.0 cm SL hane/ej könsbestämd; (Ref. 10818)

Short description Morfologi | Morfometri

Taggstrålar i ryggfenan (totalt): 38 - 42; Mjukstrålar i ryggfenan (totalt): 78-89; Taggstrålar i analfenan 2; Mjukstrålar i analfenan: 69 - 76; Ryggkotor: 122 - 132. Body silvery, jaws and opercle blackish. The inside of the mouth and gill cavities black.

Biologi     Ordlista (t.ex. epibenthic)

Mainly found over the continental slope (Ref. 27121). Juveniles mesopelagic (Ref. 6181, 58302).

Life cycle and mating behavior Könsmognad | Reproduktion | Lek | Ägg | Fecundity | Larver

Main reference Upload your references | referenser | Koordinator : Parin, Nikolay V. | Medarbetare

Nakamura, I. and N.V. Parin, 1993. FAO Species Catalogue. Vol. 15. Snake mackerels and cutlassfishes of the world (families Gempylidae and Trichiuridae). An annotated and illustrated catalogue of the snake mackerels, snoeks, escolars, gemfishes, sackfishes, domine, oilfish, cutlassfishes,. scabbardfishes, hairtails, and frostfishes known to date. FAO Fish. Synop. 125(15):136 p. (Ref. 6181)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744)

  Least Concern (LC) ; Date assessed: 21 May 2013

CITES (Ref. 118484)

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless





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Estimates based on models

Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969): 7.3 - 15.7, mean 10.7 (based on 656 cells).
Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805):  PD50 = 0.5005   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Trofisk nivå (Ref. 69278):  4.4   ±0.8 se; Based on size and trophs of closest relatives
Resiliens (Ref. 120179):  Låg, lägsta populationsfördubblingstid 4,5-14 år (Assuming tmax>10).
Vulnerability (Ref. 59153):  High vulnerability (65 of 100) .