Lophodolos acanthognathus

Author: Regan, 1925

Lophodolos acanthognathus Regan, 1925

Status in World Register of Marine Species:
Accepted name: Lophodolos acanthognathus Regan, 1925 (updated 2009-06-25)

Diagnosis: females with short illicium (11-23% SL) and long escal appendages (4-9% SL); other characters as for genus.

Habitat. Food, Reproduction: see suborder.

Distribution: all oceans, in Clofnam area recorded from off Gibraltar to about 55° N.

Eggs, larvae and young stages. Bertelsen, 1951: 107, fig. 65A (larvae).
Otoliths (sagitta). No data.