List of Deep-water Fishes reported from Crozet Islands
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Table 1: 55 species currently present in the country/island (endemic, native, introduced, reintroduced);
Table 2: 2 species possibly present in the country/island (stray, questionable);
Table 3: 1 species demonstrated to be absent in the country/island (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: 58 species reported from the country/island altogether.
Table 1: 55 species currently present in the country/island.
     
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Order Family Species Occurrence FishBase name Name Habitat Depth (m)
Aulopiformes Alepisauridae Alepisaurus brevirostrisnative Short snouted lancetfish Lancier à nez court bathypelagic640 - 1591 
Gadiformes Moridae Antimora rostratanative Blue antimora Antimore bleu bathypelagic350 - 3000 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Apagesoma australisnative   benthopelagic 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Bathyonus pectoralisnative   bathydemersal604 - 4600 
Aulopiformes Ipnopidae Bathypterois oddinative   bathydemersal 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Borostomias antarcticusnative Snaggletooth Ledémon double oeil bathydemersal300 - 2630 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Careproctus crozetensisendemic   demersal 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Careproctus discoveryaeendemic   bathydemersal 
Squaliformes Somniosidae Centroscymnus coelolepisnative Portuguese dogfish Pailona commun bathydemersal150 - 3700 
Perciformes Chiasmodontidae Chiasmodon nigernative Black swallower Gargare noir pelagic-oceanic700 - 2745 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides armatusnative Abyssal grenadier Grenadier abyssal bathypelagic282 - 5180 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides filicaudanative Grenadier Grenadier à tête carénée bathypelagic2500 - 5000 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides lecointeinative   bathydemersal2154 - 3931 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Coryphaenoides murrayinative Abyssal rattail  bathydemersal1196 - 2350 
Anguilliformes Synaphobranchidae Diastobranchus capensisnative Basketwork eel Egorgé à oeil bleu bathydemersal183 - 2000 
Ophidiiformes Carapidae Echiodon cryomargaritesnative Messmate Aurin ponctué bathydemersal400 - 1441 
Gadiformes Moridae Guttigadus konginative Austral cod Moro trapu bathydemersal55 - 1500 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Gymnoscopelus brauerinative Brauer’s lanternfish Lanternule longue-gueule de Brauer bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Gymnoscopelus nicholsinative Nichol's lanternfish Lanternule longue-gueule de Nichols bathypelagic 
Gadiformes Moridae Halargyreus johnsoniinative Slender codling Moro svelte bathypelagic450 - 3000 
Notacanthiformes Halosauridae Halosauropsis macrochirnative Abyssal halosaur Longnaze rayé bathydemersal1100 - 3300 
Anguilliformes Synaphobranchidae Histiobranchus bathybiusnative Deep-water arrowtooth eel Egorgé petit-oeil benthopelagic295 - 5440 
Ophidiiformes Ophidiidae Holcomycteronus bruceinative   bathydemersal2705 - 4575 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Idiacanthus atlanticusnative Black dragonfish Dragon abyssal bathypelagic1239 - 2000 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Krefftichthys anderssoninative Rhombic lanternfish Lanternule à trois feux alignés bathypelagic 
Gadiformes Moridae Lepidion ensiferusnative Patagonian codling Moro subantarctique bathypelagic800 - 1000 
Gadiformes Moridae Lepidion schmidtinative Schmidt's cod  bathydemersal375 - 1520 
Aulopiformes Notosudidae Luciosudis normaninative Paperbones  bathypelagic500 - 800 
Perciformes Zoarcidae Lycenchelys antarcticanative   bathydemersal3248 - 5320 
Perciformes Zoarcidae Lycodapus antarcticusnative  Loquette antarctique bathypelagic323 - 1200 
Gadiformes Macrouridae Macrourus carinatusnative Ridge scaled rattail Grenadier gros yeux bathydemersal200 - 1200 
Stephanoberyciformes Melamphaidae Melamphaes micropsnative  Lubin brutus bathypelagic300 - 2516 
Gadiformes Melanonidae Melanonus gracilisnative Pelagic cod Mélanone gracile bathypelagic150 - 3613 
Perciformes Zoarcidae Melanostigma gelatinosumnative Limp eelpout Loquettine à queue noire bathypelagic44 - 2561 
Perciformes Zoarcidae Melanostigma vitiazinative  Loquettine à queue claire bathypelagic 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Nannobrachium achirusnative Lantern fish Lanternule-gueulue manchot bathypelagic 
Pleuronectiformes Achiropsettidae Neoachiropsetta milfordinative Finless flounder Grande Mancopsette bathydemersal100 - 1000 
Aulopiformes Paralepididae Notolepis coatsinative Antarctic jonasfish Barracudine antarctique bathypelagic 
Perciformes Zoarcidae Pachycara cousinsiendemic   bathydemersal 
Perciformes Zoarcidae Pachycara priedeiendemic   bathydemersal 
Perciformes Gempylidae Paradiplospinus gracilisnative Slender escolar Escolier élégant bathydemersal368 - 626 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis copei kerguelensisnative  Limace de Kerguelen bathydemersal372 - 1050 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis copei wilsoninative  Limace de Crozet bathydemersal885 - 1830 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis duhamelinative  Limace de Duhamel bathydemersal955 - 1055 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis gracilisnative  Limace gracile bathydemersal120 - 1055 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis obliquosusnative  Limace à mâchoire oblique bathydemersal350 - 1345 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis thalassobathyalisnative  Limace à ventre sombre bathydemersal620 - 1600 
Scorpaeniformes Liparidae Paraliparis wolffiendemic   demersal 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Protomyctophum andriashevinative Andriashev’s lanternfish Lanternule museau pointu d'Andriashev bathypelagic50 - 332 
Myctophiformes Myctophidae Protomyctophum bolininative Bolin’s lanternfish Lanternule museau pointu de Bolin bathypelagic364 - 728 
Perciformes Chiasmodontidae Pseudoscopelus altipinnisnative   bathypelagic30 - 2390 
Stephanoberyciformes Melamphaidae Sio nordenskjoldiinative Nordenskjold's bigscale Lubin austral bathypelagic200 - 3000 
Squaliformes Somniosidae Somniosus antarcticusnative Southern sleeper shark Requin dormeur benthopelagic485 - 1150 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Stomias boa boanative Boa dragonfish  bathypelagic200 - 2173 
Stomiiformes Stomiidae Trigonolampa miricepsnative Threelight dragonfish Dragonu joue de feu bathypelagic 
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