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Epigonus constanciae


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lexID:
4617 
AphiaID:
126856 
Scientific:
Epigonus constanciae 
German:
Tiefsee-Kardinalbarsch 
English:
Epigonus Constanciae 
Category:
Cardinali 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Epigonidae (Family) > Epigonus (Genus) > constanciae (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Giglioli, ), 1880 
Occurrence:
Congo, Northern Africa, Namibia, Africa occidentale, Angola, Atlantico orientale, Capo Verde, Mediterraneo, Sudafrica 
Size:
bis zu 19.7cm 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
:
  • Epigonus affinis
  • Epigonus angustifrons
  • Epigonus atherinoides
  • Epigonus carbonarius
  • Epigonus cavaticus
  • Epigonus chilensis
  • Epigonus crassicaudus
  • Epigonus ctenolepis
  • Epigonus denticulatus
 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2012-09-09 13:58:00 

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(Giglioli, 1880)

Destribution:

Eastern Atlantic: western Mediterranean to the African coast except between 11°N and 6°S.

Biology:
Occurs chiefly on the upper portion of the continental slope.
Depth range from 200-600 m and from 351-742 m in the eastern Ionian Sea.
A mesobenthic-pelagic species living mainly above the bottom.
Adults are strongly associated with the substrate.

Synonymised taxa:
Epigonus trewavasae Poll, 1954
Pomatomichthys constanciae Giglioli, 1880

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