Off Cape Weymouth, QLD (12°40‘S) to off Cape Howe, NSW (37°21‘S) and off Perth (32°04‘S) to off Dampier (18°27‘S) WA; tropical, temperate, Atlantic Indo-south-west 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), Central Eastern Transition (15), Kenn Transition (16), Kenn Province (17), Northeast Province (18), Northeast Transition (19), Timor Province (2), Cape Province (20), Northwest Transition (3), Northwest Province (4), Central Western Transition (5), Central Western Province (6), Southwest Transition (7)
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Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) >
(Lanternfishes) > Lampanyctinae
Latin, nannus = small + Latin, brachium = the upper arm from the shoulder to the elbow; 1731 (Ref.
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Marine; bathypelagic; oceanodromous (Ref.
); depth range 60 - 1100 m (Ref.
). Deep-water; 58°N - 46°S
Most widely distributed species of
). Atlantic Ocean: bipolar, generally between 17°N-58°N and 15°S-40°S. Indian Ocean: 12°S-44°S. Southwest Pacific: between Australia and New Zealand, and in the Tasman Sea. Southern Ocean: 45°10'S, 69°12'E (Ref.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
, range 9 - ? cm
Max length : 14.0 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref.
Oceanic and mesopelagic (Ref.
), found between 550-850 m during the day; between 60-850 m at night with maximum abundance between 100-150 m (Ref.
). Size stratification with depth during the day (Ref.