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Horned Lanternfish

Diaphus splendidus (Brauer 1904)

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Diaphus splendidus (Horned Lanternfish) is a species of bony fishes in the family lanternfishes. It is a carnivore. Individuals can grow to 9 cm. Horned Lanternfish has sexual reproduction.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GO_0019953
  • Definition: Capable of creating a new organism by combining the genetic material of two gametes, which may come from two parent organisms or from a single organism, in the case of self-fertilizing hermaphrodites.
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EOL has data for 29 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Horned lanternfish. View this species on GBIF