Poromitra capito

Author: Goode and Bean, 1883

Poromitra capito Goode and Bean, 1883

Status in World Register of Marine Species:
Accepted name: Poromitra capito Goode and Bean, 1883 (updated 2009-06-25)

Diagnosis: head 39-43% of SL. Gillrakers 10-11 + 22-24. D III + II + 12; A I + 8-9. Origin of anal fin under third to fifth ray from last ray of dorsal fin. Size: about 8-10 cm SL (adults).

Habitat: bathypelagic, below 400 m; adults near Madeira most common at 800-1,000 m. Food: no data. Reproduction: no data.

Distribution: North Atlantic and central South Pacific.

Eggs, larvae and young stages. No data.
Otoliths (sagitta). No data.