Cryptopsaras couesi

Author: Gill, 1883

Cryptopsaras couesi Gill, 1883

Status in World Register of Marine Species:
Accepted name: Cryptopsaras couesii Gill, 1883 (updated 2009-06-25)

See genus for diagnosis, biology, etc.

Habitat, Food, Reproduction: see suborder.

Distribution: all oceans, several records including larvae and males from off Madeira, the Azores and Gibraltar, large females from off Iceland.

Eggs, larvae and young stages. Bertelsen, 1951: 140-141, fig. 93 (larvae and young stages of males and females).
Otoliths (sagitta). No data.