Minyichthys sentus

Author: Dawson, 1982

Minyichthys sentus Dawson, 1982

Status in World Register of Marine Species:
Accepted name: Minyichthys sentus Dawson, 1982 (updated 2009-06-25)

Diagnosis: rings 20-21 + 41-42, D 23-24, subdorsal rings 1.5-0.5 + 6.25-7.0, P 9, A 3. Colour: Tan. Size: probably to about 6 cm TL.

Habitat: sub-adults planktonic, adults probably demersal in 50-100 m. Food: no data. Reproduction: no data.

Distribution: western Mediterranean off Algeria and Morocco. Elsewhere, off the Canaries.