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Caelorinchus macrochir
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(Günther 1877)

Longarm grenadier, Tenaga-dara

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Scientific Name:
Caelorinchus macrochir
Family/Order/Class:
Macrouridae (Grenadiers or rattails)
subFamily Macrourinae /
Gadiformes / Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes)
Common Name:
Longarm grenadier
Distribution:
Northwest Pacific: Japan and East China Sea (off Kagoshima Prefecture).
Climate:
deep-water; 42°N - 28°N
Environment:
bathydemersal; marine; depth range 235 - 830 m
Description:
Feeds mainly on euphausiids, prawns, and small fishes (e.g. myctophids).
Reference: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. 2004. FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. www.fishbase.org, version (05/2004) and Cohen, D.M., T. Inada, T. Iwamoto and N. Scialabba. 1990.

Caelorinchus macrochir is a Longarm grenadier

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