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Dolichosudis fuliginosa  Post, 1969

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Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Aulopiformes (Grinners) > Paralepididae (Barracudinas)
Etymology: Dolichosudis: Greek, dolichos = long + Latin, sudis = esox, fish of the Rhine, cited by Plinius 9.15; it also means "stake" (Ref. 45335).

Environment / Climate / Range Ecology

Marine; bathypelagic; depth range 1200 - ? m (Ref. 58018).   Deep-water

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Eastern Atlantic: Gulf of Guinea. Western Atlantic: off Suriname (Ref. 13608) and the continental slope of Brazil.

Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 24.4 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref. 4473)

Short description Morphology | Morphometrics

Dorsal spines (total): 0; Dorsal soft rays (total): 10; Anal spines: 0; Anal soft rays: 38; Vertebrae: 104. Body overall dark brown, darkest on dorsum and lateral line region; no saddle-like blotches on body (Ref. 13608).

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Recorded from below 600 m. All species of this family are supposed to be hermaphrodites.

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Main reference Upload your references | References | Coordinator : Thompson, Bruce | Collaborators

Post, A., 1990. Paralepididae. p. 373-384. In J.C. Quero, J.C. Hureau, C. Karrer, A. Post and L. Saldanha (eds.) Check-list of the fishes of the eastern tropical Atlantic (CLOFETA). JNICT, Lisbon; SEI, Paris; and UNESCO, Paris. Vol. 1. (Ref. 4473)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES (Ref. 108899)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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