Overview

Brief Summary

Diaphus is a genus of lanternfish, a mesopelagic fish known for its use of bioluminescence.

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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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Depth range based on 3234 specimens in 78 taxa.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 2626 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 0 - 50000
  Temperature range (°C): 1.384 - 28.020
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.122 - 44.812
  Salinity (PPS): 31.271 - 40.379
  Oxygen (ml/l): 0.108 - 7.761
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.025 - 3.281
  Silicate (umol/l): 0.774 - 175.223

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 0 - 50000

Temperature range (°C): 1.384 - 28.020

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.122 - 44.812

Salinity (PPS): 31.271 - 40.379

Oxygen (ml/l): 0.108 - 7.761

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.025 - 3.281

Silicate (umol/l): 0.774 - 175.223
 
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Statistics of barcoding coverage

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLD) Stats
                                        
Specimen Records:384Public Records:41
Specimens with Sequences:313Public Species:13
Specimens with Barcodes:309Public BINs:17
Species:39         
Species With Barcodes:35         
          
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Barcode data: Diaphus cf. thiollierei

The following is a representative barcode sequence, the centroid of all available sequences for this species.


There is 1 barcode sequence available from BOLD and GenBank.   Below is the sequence of the barcode region Cytochrome oxidase subunit 1 (COI or COX1) from a member of the species.  See the BOLD taxonomy browser for more complete information about this specimen.  Other sequences that do not yet meet barcode criteria may also be available.

GCGCCCTCCTGGGGGATGACCAGATTTACAACGTAATCGTAACAGCCCACGCCTTCGTAATAATTTTCTTCATAGTCATACCCATTATGATTGGGGGCTTTGGAAANTGACTAATTCCCCTTATGATCGGTGCCCCAGACATGGCCTTCCCCCGAATAAACAACATAAGCTTCTGATTACTTCCCCCATCCTTCCTTCTCCTATTGGCCTCATCTGGTGTAGAAGCTGGGGCTGGGACCGGATGAACAGTCTACCCGCCTCTTGCAGGCAACCTCGCTCACGCCGGGGCCTCTGTCGATCTGACAATTTTCTCCCTCCACCTGGCAGGTGTCTCCTCCATTTTAGGAGCAATCAACTTCATCACAACCATCATCAACATAAAACCCCCTGCGATCACTCAATACCAAACCCCTCTGTTCGTATGGGCAGTCCTTATTACAGCCGTGCTTCTTCTTCTCTCCCTCCCCGTCCTAGCCGCTGGCATTACAATGCTCTTAACAGACCGAAACCTAAACACCACCTTCTTCGACCCTGCAGGAGGGGGAGACCCTATTCTTTACCAACACCTG
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Statistics of barcoding coverage: Diaphus cf. thiollierei

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLDS) Stats
Public Records: 1
Specimens with Barcodes: 1
Species With Barcodes: 1
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Locations of barcode samples

Collection Sites: world map showing specimen collection locations for Diaphus

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Barcode data

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Wikipedia

Diaphus

Headlight fish (D. effulgens)

Diaphus is a genus of lanternfishes, with 78 recognized species: [2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Sepkoski, Jack (2002). "A compendium of fossil marine animal genera". Bulletins of American Paleontology 364: p.560. Retrieved 2007-12-25. 
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2012). Species of Diaphus in FishBase. April 2012 version.
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