Teleostei (teleosts) > Lophiiformes
(Anglerfishes) > Antennariidae
Etymology: Antennatus: From Latin, antenna, antemna = sensory organ, that has got antennae (Ref. 45335).
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Marine; demersal; depth range ? - 45 m (Ref. 13747). Temperate
Northwest Pacific: known only from Kashiwajima Island, Kochi Prefecture, southern Japan.
Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 4.9 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref. 13747)
Collected from a rock ledge on fine sandy slope (Ref. 13747).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Ohnishi, N., A. Iwata and W. Hiramatsu, 1997. Antennatus flagellatus (Teleostei: Antennariidae), a new species of frogfish from southern Japan. Ichthyol. Res. 44(2):213-217. (Ref. 13747)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 126983)
Threat to humans
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