View Mode
Aphanopus intermedius
View All Pictures


Aphanopus intermedius


Aphanopus intermedius was originally described as Aphanopus intermedius by Parin in 1983. It belongs to the family Trichiuridae and subfamily Aphanopodinae. It is commonly known as Intermediate scabbardfish and is known Black scabbard fish in USA (contiguous states), Kurotachi-modoki in Japan, Poisson sabre tachuo in France, Sable intermedio in Spain, Intermediate scabbardfish in United Kingdom. more common names It is found in Salt water and its distribution is North Atlantic.
Species   intermedius
AuthorWI   Parin [N. V.]
AuthorNI   Parin
Qualification   ---
Year   1983
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Scombriformes Scombriformes
Family   Trichiuridae
Aphanopodinae Aphanopodinae
Genus   Aphanopus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Scombriformes
Family   Trichiuridae
Subfamily   Aphanopodinae
Genus   Aphanopus
Original Name   Aphanopus        
Taxon Name   intermedius
Original Combination   Aphanopus intermedius
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Aphanopus intermedius
OriginalSubGenus   Aphanopus
Original Author   Parin
Original AuthorWI   Parin [N. V.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1983
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Aphanopodinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Southeastern Atlantic off Angola, 6°28'S, 11°13'W, depth 1000 meters.
Types   Paratypes: IOM uncat. (orig. 11), ZMMU P-14507 (1).
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Vasil'eva et al. 2001:85 [ref. 25714].
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   ZIN 46189
Journal   Voprosy Ikhtiol.
Citation   v. 23 (no. 3)
Page   358 [4]

SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---

Current Genus Species   Aphanopus intermedius
Current Species   intermedius
Current Genus   Aphanopus
Current AuthorWI   Parin [N. V.]
Current AuthorNI   Parin
Current Year   1983
Current Family   Trichiuridae
Current Subfamily  
Aphanopodinae Aphanopodinae

Habitat benthopelagic        
Water Salt water
Habitat Notes Adults benthopelagic from 800 to 1,350 m while juveniles mesopelagic from 300 to 500 m.
Depth Range From 300 to 1350 meters.
Distribution North Atlantic.

Current Summary   Valid as Aphanopus intermedius  Parin 1983. Trichiuridae: Aphanopodinae.
Name History   • Valid as Aphanopus intermedius  Parin 1983 -- (Parin 1990:974 [ref. 19382], Nakamura & Parin 1993:66 [ref. 21769], Amaoka in Okamura et al. 1995:220 [ref. 22531], Parin 1994:745 [ref. 22089], McCosker et al. 1997:25 [ref. 22816], Pakhorukov 1999:659 [ref. 24883], Randall & Lim in Randall & Lim 2000:643 [ref. 25122], Moore et al. 2003:230 [ref. 27076], Parin & Nakamura 2003:1829 [ref. 27115], McEachran & Fechhelm 2005:766 [ref. 28815], Biscoito et al. 2011:19 [ref. 31349], Wirtz et al. 2014:10 [ref. 33516]).

Common Names  Common Names
Picture  Picture
Places  Places
Hierarchy  Hierarchy
Pictures  Pictures
First Publication  First Publication
Species Links  Species Links
Name Combinations  Name Combinations
References  References
Page 1 of 1 (10 items). Click on a column heading to sort data. Prev[1]Next v
Drag a column header here to group by that column
Species Ascending
Genus Species Ascending
Open filter row popup menu
Open filter row popup menu
Open filter row popup menu
Open filter row popup menu
acus Aphanopus acus Maul [G. E.] 1948Synonym
arigato Aphanopus arigato Parin [N. V.] 1994Valid
beckeri Aphanopus beckeri Parin [N. V.] 1994Valid
capricornis Aphanopus capricornis Parin [N. V.] 1994Valid
carbo Aphanopus carbo Lowe [R. T.] 1839Valid
microphthalmus Aphanopus microphthalmus Norman [J. R.] 1939Valid
mikhailini Aphanopus mikhailini Parin [N. V.] 1983Valid
minor Aphanopus minor Collett [R.] 1887Synonym
schmidti Aphanopus schmidti Saemundsson [B.] 1908Synonym
simonyi Aphanopus simonyi Steindachner [F.] 1891Synonym
Page 1 of 1 (10 items). Click on a column heading to sort data. Prev[1]Next v
Show filter builder dialogCreate Filter 
Designed & Developed by Rebin Infotech