Oneirodes myrionemus

Author: Pietsch, 1974

Oneirodes myrionemus Pietsch, 1974

Status in World Register of Marine Species:
Accepted name: Oneirodes myrionemus Pietsch, 1974 (updated 2009-06-25)

Diagnosis: esca of females with a stout internally pigmented anterior appendage, about twice the length of escal bulb, bearing distally 2-3 stout filaments; a varying number of highly filamentous medial appendages; a tapering posterior appendage with 2 small filaments; 4 highly branched antero-lateral appendages on each side; no lateral appendages.

Habitat, Food, Reproduction: see suborder.

Distribution: besides holotype and paratype from east and south-east off Madeira, only two tentatively referred specimens, one from eastern Atlantic near equator another from the Irminger Sea. are recorded

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