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Arctozenus risso (Spotted barracudina; White barracudina; Ribbon barracudina; Barracudina)

Synonyms: Arctozenus coruscans; Arctozenus rissoi; Notolepis coruscans; Notolepis risso; Notolepis rissoi; Notolepis rissoi rissoi; Paralepis coruscans; Paralepis kroyeri; Paralepis risso; Paralepis rissoi rissoi; Sudis rissoi
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Wikipedia Abstract

Arctozenus risso, the Spotted barracudina or Ribbon barracudina, is a species of barracudina found in oceans worldwide in the meso- and bathypelagic zone down to abound 2,200 metres (7,200 ft). This species grows to a length of 30 centimetres (12 in) SL. This species is the only known member of its genus. It is an important forage species for many pelagic predators, such as cephalopods, common dolphins, and albacore.
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve II 366714 British Columbia, Canada
Pacific Rim National Park Reserve II 137900 British Columbia, Canada
Saguenay - St. Lawrence Marine Park National Marine Conservation Area II 310822 Canada

Prey / Diet

Centropages typicus[1]
Gonatus fabricii (boreoatlantic armhook squid)[1]
Thysanoessa inermis[1]
Thysanoessa longipes[1]

Predators

Alepocephalus rostratus (Risso's smooth-head)[1]
Allothunnus fallai (Tuna)[1]
Amblyraja hyperborea (Arctic skate)[1]
Amblyraja radiata (Starry ray)[1]
Anotopterus pharao (Daggertooth)[1]
Antimora rostrata (flatnose codling)[1]
Aptenodytes patagonicus (King Penguin)[1]
Bathyraja maculata (White-blotched skate)[1]
Benthodesmus elongatus (bigeyed scabbardfish)[1]
Chirodactylus grandis (Bank steenbras)[1]
Chlamydoselachus anguineus (Silk shark)[1]
Coryphaena hippurus (Mahi-mahi)[1]
Coryphaenoides rupestris (Roundnose grenadier)[1]
Cubiceps pauciradiatus (Bigeye cigarfish)[1]
Etmopterus spinax (Black centrina)[2]
Euthynnus affinis (Yaito bonito)[1]
Fulmarus glacialis (Northern Fulmar)[1]
Gadus morhua (rock cod)[1]
Galeus melastomus (Black-mouth catshark)[1]
Halobaena caerulea (Blue Petrel)[1]
Hemitriakis japanica (Japanese gray shark)[1]
Lagenorhynchus acutus (Atlantic White-sided Dolphin)[1]
Melanogrammus aeglefinus (Smokie)[1]
Merluccius merluccius (Herring hake)[1]
Mustelus canis (Dogfish)[1]
Oncorhynchus kisutch (coho salmon or silver salmon)[1]
Onykia ingens (warty squid)[1]
Osmerus mordax (Rainbow smelt)[1]
Pachyptila belcheri (Slender-billed Prion)[1]
Pachyptila desolata (Antarctic Prion)[1]
Pollachius virens (Sillock)[1]
Priacanthus tayenus (spottedfinned bulleye)[1]
Pteroplatytrygon violacea (Pelagic stingray)[1]
Raja clavata (Roker)[1]
Raja montagui (Homelyn ray)[1]
Reinhardtius hippoglossoides (Turbot)[1]
Schedophilus ovalis (Oval driftfish)[1]
Schedophilus pemarco (Pemarco blackfish)[1]
Scombrolabrax heterolepis (Black mackerel)[1]
Sebastes mentella (Redfish)[3]
Sparus aurata (Silver seabream)[1]
Stenella coeruleoalba (Striped Dolphin)[1]
Takifugu rubripes (Tiger puffer)[1]
Thunnus alalunga (longfinned albacore)[1]
Thunnus thynnus (horse mackerel)[1]
Xiphias gladius (Swordfish)[1]
Zeus faber (European john dory)[1]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Nybelinia africana[4]

Distribution

Aegean Sea; Agulhas Current; Albania; Algeria; Antarctic; Arabian Sea; Argentina; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Antarctic; Atlantic, Eastern Central; Atlantic, Northeast; Atlantic, Northwest; Atlantic, Southeast; Atlantic, Southwest; Australia; Azores Islands; Barents Sea; Bay of Bengal; Bear Seamount; Benguela Current; California Current; Canada; Canary Current; Canary Islands; Cantabrian Sea; Celtic-Biscay Shelf; Chile; East Bering Sea; East Brazil Shelf; East Central Australian Shelf; East Greenland Shelf/Sea; Egypt; Faeroe Islands; Falkland Is. (Malvinas); Faroe Plateau; France; Galician Shelf; Gibraltar; Greece; Greenland; Guinea Current; Gulf of Alaska; Hawaii (USA); Humboldt Current; Iberian Coastal; Iceland; Iceland Shelf/Sea; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Antarctic; Indian Ocean, Eastern; Indian Ocean, Western; Ireland; Italy; Japan; Juan Fernández Islands; Kerguelen Islands; Kuril Islands; Kuroshio Current; Libyan Arab Jamahiriya; Madeira Islands; Malta; Mediterranean Sea; Mediterranean and Black Sea; Mexico; Monaco; Morocco; New Zealand; New Zealand Shelf; Newfoundland-Labrador Shelf; North Australian Shelf; North Brazil Shelf; Northeast U.S. Continental Shelf; Norway; Norwegian Sea; Oyashio Current; Pacific Central-American Coastal; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Eastern Central; Pacific, Northeast; Pacific, Northwest; Pacific, Southeast; Pacific, Southwest; Pacific, Western Central; Patagonian Shelf; Russian Federation; Scotian Shelf; Scotland (UK); Sea of Japan; Sea of Okhotsk; Seychelles; Somali Coastal Current; South Africa; South Brazil Shelf; South China Sea; Spain; Tasman Sea; Tunisia; Turkey; USA (contiguous states); United Kingdom; West Bering Sea; West Greenland Shelf; Worldwide distribution from the Arctic to Antarctic. Eastern Pacific: British Columbia (55°N) to at least north central Baja California (28°N) (Ref. 35950). Northwest Pacific: Bering Sea, Kamchatka, Kuril Islands (Ref. 41668).;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics. 2Feeding habits and trophic levels of Mediterranean fish, Konstantinos I. Stergiou & Vasiliki S. Karpouzi, Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries 11: 217–254, 2002 3Food and Feeding of Ocean Redfish (Sebastes mentella Travin) in the North Atlantic, Concepción González and Isabel Bruno, NAFO SCR Doc. 97/92 (1997) 4Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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