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Overview

Distribution

Southeast Pacific: Galapagos Islands.
  • Eschmeyer, W.N. (ed.) 2003 Catalog of fishes. Updated database version of March 2003. Catalog databases as made available to FishBase in March 2003. (Ref. 46206)
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Eastern Pacific.
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Physical Description

Size

Max. size

13.5 cm SL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 84087))
  • Ho, H.-C. and K.-T. Shao 2010 A new species of Chaunax (Lophiiformes: Chaunacidae) from the western South Pacific, with comment on C. latipunctatus. Zootaxa 2445:53-61. (Ref. 84087)
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Ecology

Habitat

Known from seamounts and knolls
  • Stocks, K. 2009. Seamounts Online: an online information system for seamount biology. Version 2009-1. World Wide Web electronic publication.
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Environment

bathydemersal; marine; depth range 345 - 800 m (Ref. 42080)
  • Anonymous 2002 Fish collection of the Laboratory of Oceanic Ichthyofauna, P.P.Shirshov Institute of Oceanology. Laboratory of Oceanic Ichthyofauna, P.P.Shirshov Institute of Oceanology, Russian Academy of Sciences. 36, Nakhimovskyi Prospect, 117851, Moscow, Russia. (Ref. 42080)
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Depth range based on 10 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 10 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 345 - 770
  Temperature range (°C): 4.780 - 10.533
  Nitrate (umol/L): 22.952 - 34.773
  Salinity (PPS): 34.328 - 34.469
  Oxygen (ml/l): 2.769 - 4.187
  Phosphate (umol/l): 1.990 - 2.547
  Silicate (umol/l): 10.431 - 32.993

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 345 - 770

Temperature range (°C): 4.780 - 10.533

Nitrate (umol/L): 22.952 - 34.773

Salinity (PPS): 34.328 - 34.469

Oxygen (ml/l): 2.769 - 4.187

Phosphate (umol/l): 1.990 - 2.547

Silicate (umol/l): 10.431 - 32.993
 
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
  • IUCN 2006 2006 IUCN red list of threatened species. www.iucnredlist.org. Downloaded July 2006.
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