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Ceratoscopelus warmingii (Warming's lanternfish; Warming's lantern fish; Lanternfish)

Synonyms: Ceratoscopelus warmingi; Lampanyctus polyphotis; Lampanyctus warmingii; Myctophum warmingii; Scopelus warmingii
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Wikipedia Abstract

Warming's lantern fish, Ceratoscopelus warmingii, is a lanternfish of the family Myctophidae, found circumglobally in both hemispheres, at depths of between 700 and 1,500 m during the day and between 20 and 200 m at night. Its length is about 8 cm. It is an oceanic bathypelagic species.
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Attributes

Migration [1]  Oceanodromous

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary IV 2387149 Florida, United States
Reserva de la Biosfera de Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve VI 1312618 Mexico  

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Prey / Diet Overlap

Predators

Consumers

Distribution

Angola; Antarctic; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic Ocean: 35°N (eastern limit) and 42°N (western limit) south to the Subtropical Convergence. Pacific Ocean: tropical and subtropical waters (Ref. 4066). Indian Ocean: 20°N-45°S (Ref. 4066). Reported to be common in southern Africa (Ref. 4066); Atlantic Ocean: 35°N (eastern limit) and 42°N (western limit) south to the Subtropical Convergence. Pacific Ocean: tropical and subtropical waters (Ref. 4066). Indian Ocean: 20°N-45°S (Ref. 4066). Reported to be common in southern Africa (Ref. 4066). South China Sea and East China Sea (Ref.74511).; Atlantic, Antarctic; Atlantic, Eastern Central; Atlantic, Northwest; Atlantic, Southeast; Atlantic, Southwest; Atlantic, Western Central; Australia; Bear Seamount; Benguela Current; Benin; Bermuda; Brazil; Cameroon; Canada; Canary Current; Canary Islands; Cape Verde; Caribbean Sea; China; Congo, Dem. Rep. of the; Congo, Republic of; Cuba; Côte d'Ivoire; East Brazil Shelf; East Central Australian Shelf; East China Sea; Emperor Seamount Chain; Equatorial Guinea; French Guiana; Gabon; Gambia; Ghana; Guinea; Guinea Current; Guinea-Bissau; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Eastern; Indian Ocean, Western; Japan; Jumeau East Seamount; Kuroshio Current; Liberia; Madeira Islands; Mauritania; Morocco; Namibia; New Zealand; New Zealand Shelf; Nigeria; North Brazil Shelf; Northeast U.S. Continental Shelf; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Antarctic; Pacific, Eastern Central; Pacific, Northwest; Pacific, Southwest; Pacific, Western Central; Papua New Guinea; Sao Tomé and Principe; Senegal; Sierra Leone; South Africa; South Brazil Shelf; South China Sea; Southeast U.S. Continental Shelf; Suriname; Taiwan; Tasman Sea; Togo; USA (contiguous states); Western Sahara; Yellow Sea;

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Citations

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1Riede, Klaus (2004) Global Register of Migratory Species - from Global to Regional Scales. Final Report of the R&D-Projekt 808 05 081. 330 pages + CD-ROM
2Jorrit 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.
3Feeding ecology of three myctophid species at the Great Meteor Seamount (North-east Atlantic), Christian Pusch; Sigrid Schnack-Schiel; Elke Mizdalski; Hein von Westernhagen, Arch. Fish. Mar. Res. 51(1-3), 2004, 251–271
4DIETS OF FOURTEEN SPECIES OF VERTICALLY MIGRATING MESOPELAGIC FISHES IN HAWAIIAN WATERS, THOMAS A. CLARKE, FISHERY BULLETIN: VOL. 78, NO.3, 1980. p. 619-640
5Feeding habits of neon flying squid Ommastrephes bartramii in the transitional region of the central North Pacific, Hikaru Watanabe, Tsunemi Kubodera, Taro Ichii, Shigeyuki Kawahara, Mar Ecol Prog Ser 266: 173–184, 2004
6Szoboszlai AI, Thayer JA, Wood SA, Sydeman WJ, Koehn LE (2015) Forage species in predator diets: synthesis of data from the California Current. Ecological Informatics 29(1): 45-56. Szoboszlai AI, Thayer JA, Wood SA, Sydeman WJ, Koehn LE (2015) Data from: Forage species in predator diets: synthesis of data from the California Current. Dryad Digital Repository.
7Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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