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Himantolophus pseudalbinares Bertelsen and Krefft, 1988
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Himantolophus pseudalbinares Bertelsen & Krefft , 1988

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Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Lophiiformes (Anglerfishes) > Himantolophidae (Footballfishes)
Etymology: Himantolophus: Greek, himas or himantos = leather strap, thong or leash (referring to the thick leathery illicium) + Greek, lopho or lophio = crest or tuft (referring to the baited illicium projecting from the head) (Ref. 86949 ) .

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Marine; bathypelagic; depth range ? - 1300 m (Ref. 40966 ).   Deep-water

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Southeast Atlantic: known from a single specimen caught southwest of Port Elizabeth, South Africa.

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Maturity: L m   ?   range ? - ? cm
Max length : 14.8 cm SL (female)

Short description Morphology | Morphometrics

Dorsal soft rays (total): 5; Anal soft rays : 4. Distinguishing characteristics of metamorphosed female: length of illicium 52-66.7% SL; proximal part of distal escal appendage undivided 6.7-10%SL, each tip of primary branch bifurcated; primary branch darkly pigmented except on tip, 27% SL in total length; posterior escal appendage 13% SL, pigmented proximal part, distal part of each primary branch bifurcated; posterolateral appendages on stem of illicium 5, longest distal-most pair 10% SL; escal bulb and appendages lacking dermal spinules (Ref. 86949 ).

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Specimens caught in bottom trawls (Ref. 86949 ).

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Anderson, M.E. and R.W. Leslie , 2001. Review of the deep-sea anglerfishes (Lophiiformes: Ceratioidei) of southern Africa. Ichthyological Bulletin of the J.L.B. Smith Institute of Ichthyology 70:30 p. (Ref. 40877 )

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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Estimates based on models

Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805 ):  PD 50 = 0.5000   [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high]. Bayesian length-weight: a=0.01000 (0.00244 - 0.04107), b=3.04 (2.81 - 3.27), in cm Total Length, based on all LWR estimates for this body shape (Ref. 93245 ). Trophic Level (Ref. 69278 ):  4.2   ±0.7 se; Based on size and trophs of closest relatives Resilience (Ref. 120179 ):  . Vulnerability (Ref. 59153 ):  Low vulnerability (10 of 100) .

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