Haptenchelys parviocularis in Japan
Point map (Haptenchelys parviocularis) | Occurrence records | Field guide | Gazetteer | Country Species Summary
Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Occurrence native
Importance Ref.
Aquaculture never/rarely Ref.
Regulations no regulations Ref.
Freshwater No
Brackish No
Saltwater Yes
Live export
Bait No
Gamefish No
Abundance Ref.

Type locality of Haptenchelys parviocularis, Honshu, Wakayama, off Kii Peninsuala. Known only from the Pacific abyssal zone off southern Japan, in depths of 2,830-4,866 m, and all of the recorded sites are located along the northern part of the Philippines Sea Plate: to the East, from the Ogasawara Trough (off Bonin Islands), part of the Izu-Bonin-Mariana Arc; to the North, from the Nankai Trough (off Zenisu, Kii Peninsula, and Kochi); and to the West, from the Ryukyu Trench (off Okinawa Island) (Ref. 96071).

States/Provinces Wakayama (native)
States/Provinces Complete? Yes
National Checklist
Country information https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/resources/the-world-factbook/geos/ja.html
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Capuli, Estelita Emily
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