Ichthyscopus pollicaris, Oriental fringe stargazer

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Ichthyscopus pollicaris Vilasri, Ho, Kawai & Gomon, 2019

Oriental fringe stargazer
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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | Catalog of Fishes(genus, species) | ITIS | CoL | WoRMS | Cloffa

Actinopteri (ray-finned fishes) > Perciformes/Uranoscopoidei (Sand dwellers) > Uranoscopidae (Stargazers)
Etymology: Ichthyscopus: Greek, ichthys = fish + Greek, skopein = to watch (Ref. 45335);  pollicaris: Name from Latin, ‘pollicaris’ meaning thumb; referring to the distinctive uppermost pectoral fin ray adorned with 1 or 2 white spots characterizing this species..

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

Marine; demersal. Temperate

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Point map | Introductions | Faunafri

Northwest Pacific: Japan, South Korea and Taiwan.

Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 30.8 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref. 121635)

Short description Morphology | Morphometrics

Dorsal spines (total): 2; Dorsal soft rays (total): 17-28; Anal soft rays: 16 - 17; Vertebrae: 26

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Known from coastal waters of East Asia (Ref. 121635).

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Main reference Upload your references | References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Vilasri, V., H.-C. Ho, T. Kawai and M.F. Gomon, 2019. A new stargazer, Ichthyscopus pollicaris (Perciformes: Uranoscopidae), from East Asia. Zootaxa 4702(1):49-59. (Ref. 121635)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 125652)


CITES

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless





Human uses

FAO - Publication: search | FishSource |

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AFORO (otoliths) | Aquatic Commons | BHL | Cloffa | BOLDSystems | Websites from users | Check FishWatcher | CISTI | Catalog of Fishes: genus, species | DiscoverLife | ECOTOX | FAO - Publication: search | Faunafri | Fishipedia | Fishtrace | GenBank: genome, nucleotide | GloBI | Google Books | Google Scholar | Google | IGFA World Record | MitoFish | National databases | Otolith Atlas of Taiwan Fishes | PubMed | Reef Life Survey | Socotra Atlas | Tree of Life | Wikipedia: Go, Search | World Records Freshwater Fishing | Zoobank | Zoological Record

Estimates based on models

Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805):  PD50 = No PD50 data   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Bayesian length-weight: a=0.01995 (0.00906 - 0.04395), b=3.01 (2.83 - 3.19), in cm total length, based on all LWR estimates for this body shape (Ref. 93245).
Trophic level (Ref. 69278):  4.3   ±0.8 se; based on size and trophs of closest relatives
Resilience (Ref. 120179):  Medium, minimum population doubling time 1.4 - 4.4 years (Preliminary K or Fecundity.).
Fishing Vulnerability (Ref. 59153):  Low to moderate vulnerability (28 of 100) .
Climate Vulnerability (Ref. 125649):   (0 of 100) .