Careproctus merretti, Merret's snailfish

Careproctus merretti Andriashev & Chernova, 1988

Merret's snailfish
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Classification / Names Populärnamn | synonymer | Catalog of Fishes (gen., sp.) | ITIS | CoL | WoRMS | Cloffa

Actinopterygii (strålfeniga fiskar) > Scorpaeniformes (Scorpionfishes and flatheads) > Liparidae (Snailfishes)
Etymology: Careproctus: Greek, kara = face + Greek, proktos = anus (Ref. 45335);  merretti: Named for Nigel R. Merrett.  More on authors: Andriashev & Chernova.

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

; marina djupbottenlevande; ej vandrande; djupintervall ? - 3990 m (Ref. 35937).   Deep-water

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Northeast Atlantic: Porcupine Depression, south of Ireland.

Size / Vikt / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 20.5 cm SL hane/ej könsbestämd; (Ref. 35937)

Short description Morfologi | Morfometri

Ryggkotor: 69. Head small, considerably flattened, width almost 1.5 times greater than its depth. Caudal fin rays 9. Hypural plate single; epural absent. Abdominal disc (sucker) small (4%SL), no musculature. Peritoneum black (Ref. 33642).

Biologi     Ordlista (t.ex. epibenthic)

Known from only one specimen (Ref. 35937).

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

Main reference Upload your references | referenser | Koordinator | Medarbetare

Andriyashev, A.P. and N.V. Chernova, 1989. A new species of the genus Careproctus (Liparidae) from the four-kilometer depth of the Porcupine Depression (Northeastern Atlantic). J. Ichthyol. 29(5):94-98. (Ref. 35937)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744)

  Data deficient (DD) ; Date assessed: 18 April 2014

CITES (Ref. 118484)

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless





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Estimates based on models

Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805):  PD50 = 0.5000   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Bayesian length-weight: a=0.00417 (0.00188 - 0.00927), b=3.20 (3.02 - 3.38), in cm Total Length, based on LWR estimates for this Genus-body shape (Ref. 93245).
Trofisk nivå (Ref. 69278):  3.3   ±0.5 se; Based on size and trophs of closest relatives
Resiliens (Ref. 120179):  Mellan, lägsta populationsfördubblingstid 1,4-4,4 år (Preliminary K or Fecundity.).
Vulnerability (Ref. 59153):  Low to moderate vulnerability (31 of 100) .