Parabrotula plagiophthalmus

Author: Zugmayer, 1911

Parabrotula plagiophthalmus Zugmayer, 1911

Status in World Register of Marine Species:
Accepted name: Parabrotula plagiophthalmus Zugmayer, 1911 (updated 2009-06-25)

Diagnosis: see generic characters. Size: to about 50 mm.

Habitat, Food, Reproduction: see family.

Distribution: known from about 150 specimens, the majority of which are caught within the area. A few specimens are reported from the western and central Atlantic, the Gulf of Guinea and from the southern Pacific.

Eggs, larvae and young stages. Turner, 1936: 313-325, pl. 1-2 | Nielsen, 1968: 235, fig. 6.
Otoliths (sagitta). No data.