Oneirodes eschrichtii

Author: Lütken, 1871

Oneirodes eschrichtii Lütken, 1871

Status in World Register of Marine Species:
Accepted name: Oneirodes eschrichtii Lütken, 1871 (updated 2009-06-25)

Diagnosis: esca of females with a stout, internally pigmented anterior appendage, shorter than escal bulb, with short filaments and a distal papilla; a pair of filamentous medial appendages; an unbranched, tapering posterior appendage; no antero-lateral or lateral appendages.

Habitat, Food, Reproduction: see suborder.

Distribution: all oceans; inside Clofnam area, records from off Madeira, Portugal, Ireland and Iceland.

Eggs, larvae and young stages. Pietsch, 1974b: 49 (ovaries) | Bertelsen, 1951: 81, fig. 32 (larvae).
Otoliths (sagitta). No data.