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Aptocyclus ventricosus (Pallas, 1769)
SMOOTH LUMPSUCKER
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Aptocyclus ventricosus (Pallas , 1769)

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Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Scorpaeniformes (Scorpionfishes and flatheads) > Cyclopteridae (Lumpfishes)
Etymology: Aptocyclus: Greek, aptos, -e, -on = visible, tangible + Greek, kyklos = circle (Ref. 45335 ) .  More on author: Pallas .

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

Marine; benthopelagic; depth range 612 - 1700 m (Ref. 50550 ).   Temperate; 66°N -

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North Pacific: Pusan, Korea north (outside the Sea of Okhotsk) to Providence Bay in the Anadyr Gulf of the Bering Sea, throughout the Aleutian Basin and islands, and southeast to Mathieson Channel, British Columbia, Canada.

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Maturity: L m   ?   range ? - ? cm
Max length : 41.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 56527 ); max. published weight: 2.3 kg (Ref. 56527 )

Short description Morphology | Morphometrics

Dorsal spines (total): 0; Dorsal soft rays (total): 8-9; Anal spines : 0; Anal soft rays : 7 - 9. Brownish gray with dark spots dorsally, muddy gray ventrally. Caudal fin rounded; pectoral fins large and broadly based; pelvic fins modified to form a clinging disc with a thickened margin on the ventral surface of the body (Ref. 6885 ). Skin naked without scales and tubercles. First dorsal fin completely embedded under the skin. Disk rudimentary in young, well developed in adults (Ref. 43939 ).

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Males are said to guard the eggs (Ref. 6885 ). Migrate to spawn in littoral waters of Bering Sea in December-June (Ref. 43939 ).

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Eschmeyer, W.N., E.S. Herald and H. Hammann , 1983. A field guide to Pacific coast fishes of North America. Boston (MA, USA): Houghton Mifflin Company. xii+336 p. (Ref. 2850 )

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744 )

    Not Evaluated  

CITES (Ref. 118484 )

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361 )

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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Preferred temperature (Ref. 115969 ): 2.3 - 4.6, mean 2.8 (based on 159 cells). Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805 ):  PD 50 = 1.0000   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high]. Trophic Level (Ref. 69278 ):  3.7   ±0.38 se; Based on food items. Resilience (Ref. 120179 ):  Medium, minimum population doubling time 1.4 - 4.4 years (Preliminary K or Fecundity.). Vulnerability (Ref. 59153 ):  Moderate to high vulnerability (45 of 100) .

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