(Lanternfishes) > Myctophidae
(Lanternfishes) > Gymnoscopelinae
Etymology: Notoscopelus: Greek, noton = back + Greek, skopelos = a lantern fish (Ref. 45335); resplendens: From the Latin 'resplendere' which means to shine brightly (Ref. 6885) More on author: Richardson.
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
; marinhas batipelágico; oceanódromo (Ref. 51243); intervalo de profundidade 777 - 2121 m (Ref. 44036), usually - m (Ref. ). Deep-water; 0°C - ; 55°N - 61°S
Atlantic Ocean: about 35°N (east of 40°W) and 47°N (west of 40°W) to the southern Subtropical Convergence at 40°S, but with discontinuity in the region of the cyclonic gyre 2°S - 11°S, in the eastern Atlantic and in the minimum region off Brazil (5°-9°S to 21°S). Indian Ocean: between 24° and 30°S. Western Pacific: northwest Pacific to off Australia and New Zealand (absent from western tropical Pacific and southeast Asian seas, Ref. 5182). Eastern Pacific: south of 55°N (Ref. 265) to 34°S, west of 80°W but to 20°S in Peruvian Transitional Zone. Southern Ocean: at 60°58'S, 48°05'W (Ref. 5182). South China Sea (Ref.74511).
Comprimento de primeira maturação / Tamanho / Peso / Idade
Maturity: Lm ?, range 4 - ? cm
Max length : 9.5 cm SL macho/indeterminado; (Ref. 4479)
Espinhos dorsais (total): 0; Raios dorsais (total): 21-24; Espinhos anais 0; Raios anais : 18 - 20; Vértebras: 35 - 38. Branchiostegal rays: 9-10 (Ref. 31442). Anal organs 13; can be easily distinguished from other species of the genus by its gill raker count (Ref. 39633).
High-oceanic, epipelagic to mesopelagic (Ref. 31442). Bathypelagic (Ref. 58302). Nyctoepipelagic at the surface and down to 300 m and found between 651-2,000 m during the day (Ref. 4479). Oviparous, with planktonic eggs and larvae (Ref. 31442).
Ciclo de vida ou comportamento de acasalamento
Maturidade | Reprodução | Desova | Ovos | Fecundidade | Larvas
Hulley, P.A., 1990. Myctophidae. p. 398-467. In J.C. Quero, J.C. Hureau, C. Karrer, A. Post and L. Saldanha (eds.) Check-list of the fishes of the eastern tropical Atlantic (CLOFETA). JNICT, Lisbon; SEI; Paris; and UNESCO, Paris. Vol. 1. (Ref. 4479)
Status na Lista Vermelha da UICN (Ref. 124695)
Ameaça para os humanos
Uso pelos humanos
Fontes da internet
Estimates based on models
Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969
): 2.4 - 6.9, mean 4.1 °C (based on 1475 cells).
Índice de diversidade filogenética (Ref. 82805
= 0.5156 [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Bayesian length-weight: a=0.00417 (0.00178 - 0.00978), b=3.13 (2.92 - 3.34), in cm total length, based on LWR estimates for this (Sub)family-body shape (Ref. 93245
Nível Trófico (Ref. 69278
): 3.0 ±0.00 se; based on food items.
Resiliência (Ref. 120179
): Elevada, tempo mínimo de duplicação da população menor que 15 meses (Preliminary K or Fecundity.).
Vulnerabilidade (Ref. 59153
): Low to moderate vulnerability (34 of 100) .
Nutrients (Ref. 124155
): Calcium = 73.3 [25.0, 228.5] mg/100g ; Iron = 0.733 [0.356, 1.788] mg/100g ; Protein = 16.4 [14.6, 18.1] % ; Omega3 = 0.625 [0.276, 1.451] g/100g ; Selenium = 11 [4, 30] μg/100g ; VitaminA = 41.2 [8.4, 210.9] μg/100g ; Zinc = 0.849 [0.468, 1.549] mg/100g (wet weight);