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Ipnops murrayi  Günther, 1878

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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | Catalog of Fishes (gen., sp.) | ITIS | CoL | WoRMS | Cloffa

Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Aulopiformes (Grinners) > Ipnopidae (Deep-sea tripod fishes)
Etymology: Ipnops: Greek, hypnos = sleep + Greek, ops = appearance (Ref. 45335).   More on author: Günther.

Environment / Climate / Range Ecology

Marine; bathydemersal; depth range 1789 - 3477 m (Ref. 26165).   Deep-water, preferred ?

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Eastern Indian Ocean: Australia. Western Atlantic: Mid Atlantic Bight and Bahamas. Eastern Atlantic: northwest Africa. Also known in Pacific Oceans (Ref. 26165).

Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 13.2 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref. 26165)

Short description Morphology | Morphometrics

Dorsal soft rays (total): 8-10; Anal soft rays: 13 - 16; Vertebrae: 54 - 58

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Inhabits the continental slope (Ref. 7300). Maximum depth from Ref. 58018.

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Paxton, J.R., D.F. Hoese, G.R. Allen and J.E. Hanley, 1989. Pisces. Petromyzontidae to Carangidae. Zoological Catalogue of Australia, Vol. 7. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra, 665 p. (Ref. 7300)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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