Dolopichthys danae

Author: Regan, 1926

Dolopichthys danae Regan, 1926

Status in World Register of Marine Species:
Accepted name: Dolopichthys danae Regan, 1926 (updated 2009-06-25)

Diagnosis: females with 2, well-separated, darkly pigmented, distally bifurcating papillae on dorsal midline of escal bulb; swollen basal part of compressed posterior appendage darkly pigmented; 0-3 vomerine teeth; other characters in genus and key.

Habitat Food, Reproduction: see suborder.

Distribution: equatorial and eastern Atlantic; two records, both off Madeira, in Clofnam area.

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