Off Bega, NSW (36º33´S); temperate, Atlantic Indo-west-central Pacific.
that conversion of the original AFD map of states, drainage basins and coastal and oceanic zones to IBRA and IMCRA regions may have produced errors. The new maps will be reviewed and corrected as updates occur.
The maps may not indicate the entire distribution. See further details below.
Southeast Transition (11), Central Eastern Province (12), Tasman Basin Province (13)
http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/speciesSummary.php?genusname=Myctophum&speciesname=selenops ---> https://www.fishbase.in/Summary/speciesSummary.php?genusname=Myctophum&speciesname=selenops https://www.fishbase.in/Summary/speciesSummary.php?genusname=Myctophum&speciesname=selenops ---> https://www.fishbase.in/summary/Myctophum-selenops.html
Eastern Atlantic: Morocco to Mauritania and also in Angola; west of the Cape Peninsula, South Africa (Ref.
). Northwest Atlantic: Canada (Ref.
). Western Atlantic: USA to Argentina but with lower abundance in the South Sargasso Sea and absent in the minimum region off Brazil. Also known in the equatorial waters of the Indian and Pacific Oceans. Tropical regions of the Atlantic up to 38°S (Ref.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
, range 5 - ? cm
Max length : 7.5 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref.
); common length : 7.2 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref.
, 1990. Myctophidae. p. 398-467. 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.