Actinopteri (ray-finned fishes) > Eupercaria/misc
(Various families in series Eupercaria) > Latilidae
Etymology: Lopholatilus: Greek, lophos = crest + Latin, latus = wide (Ref. 45335).
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Marine; demersal; depth range - m (Ref. ), usually - m (Ref. ). Subtropical; 0°C - ; 21°S - 40°S, 62°W - 40°W
Southwest Atlantic: Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm 34.0  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 107 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 54989)
Collected from a depth of 142 m (Ref. 9924).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Miranda-Ribeiro, A., 1915. Fauna Brasiliense. Pièxes Arg. Mus. Nat. Rio de J. 17, var. pag. (Ref. 9924)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 124695)
Threat to humans
ReferencesAquacultureAquaculture profileStrainsGeneticsAllele frequenciesHeritabilityDiseasesProcessingNutrientsMass conversion
Estimates based on models
Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969
): 7.9 - 23.4, mean 14.7 °C (based on 94 cells).
Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805
= 0.7500 [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Bayesian length-weight: a=0.00708 (0.00572 - 0.00876), b=3.14 (3.07 - 3.21), in cm total length, based on LWR estimates for this species (Ref. 93245
Trophic level (Ref. 69278
): 3.8 ±0.4 se; based on size and trophs of closest relatives
Resilience (Ref. 120179
): Low, minimum population doubling time 4.5 - 14 years (tm=5-8).
Vulnerability (Ref. 59153
): High to very high vulnerability (67 of 100) .