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Promyllantor atlanticus Karmovskaya, 2006

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

Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Anguilliformes (Eels and morays) > Congridae (Conger and garden eels) > Congrinae
Etymology: atlanticus: Named for its type locality in the Atlantic.

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Marine; bathydemersal; depth range ? - 495 m (Ref. 57752).   Deep-water

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Southeastern Atlantic: west of Congo.

Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 51.8 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 57752); 48.5 cm TL (female)

Short description Morphology | Morphometrics

Vertebrae: 117 - 120. Diagnosis: The pectoral fin reaches beyond dorsal fin insertion, its length makes 44-46% of HL; head depth at gill opening 66-67% of its length. Vertebrae 117-120, including predorsal 12-13, 37-38 preanal, 40-41 precaudal. Lateral line pores 40-42 in front of vent. SO 3, IO 3, POM 1, ST 0 (Ref. 57752).

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

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Karmovskaya, E.S., 2006. Promyllantor atlanticus (Anguilliformes, Congridae), a new species from the continental slope of Southwestern Africa. J. Ichthyol. 46(8):566-569. (Ref. 57752)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 119314)

  Data deficient (DD) ; Date assessed: 15 February 2011

CITES (Ref. 115941)

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless





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Estimates of some properties based on models

Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805):  PD50 = 0.6250   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Bayesian length-weight: a=0.00074 (0.00032 - 0.00169), b=3.19 (2.99 - 3.39), in cm Total Length, based on LWR estimates for this (Sub)family-body shape (Ref. 93245).
Trophic Level (Ref. 69278):  3.9   ±0.5 se; Based on size and trophs of closest relatives
Resilience (Ref. 69278):  Medium, minimum population doubling time 1.4 - 4.4 years (Preliminary K or Fecundity.).
Vulnerability (Ref. 59153):  Moderate vulnerability (38 of 100) .