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Diaphus adenomus


Diaphus adenomus was originally described as Diaphus adenomus by Gilbert in 1905. It belongs to the family Myctophidae and subfamily Lampanyctinae. It is commonly known as Gilbert's large lantern fish and is known in Japan as Me-hadaka, in Hawaii (USA) as Gilbert's large lantern fish. more common names It is found in Salt water and its distribution is Atlantic; Pacific, including Hawaiian Islands.
Species   adenomus
AuthorWI   Gilbert [C. H.]
AuthorNI   Gilbert
Qualification   ---
Year   1905
Status   Valid
Osteichthyes Osteichthyes
Myctophiformes Myctophiformes
Family   Myctophidae
Lampanyctinae Lampanyctinae
Genus   Diaphus
Subgenus   ---

Class   Osteichthyes
Order   Myctophiformes
Family   Myctophidae
Subfamily   Lampanyctinae
Genus   Diaphus
Original Name   Diaphus        
Taxon Name   adenomus
Original Combination   Diaphus adenomus
Original Genus  
Original Genus Species   Diaphus adenomus
OriginalSubGenus   Diaphus
Original Author   Gilbert
Original AuthorWI   Gilbert [C. H.]
Original Qualification   ---
Original Year   1905
Original Family  
Original SubFamily   Lampanyctinae
Original Level   species
Type Locality   Kaiwi Channel, between Oahu Island and Molokai Island, Hawaiian Islands, Albatross station 4106, depth 335-350 fathoms.
Types   Paratypes: CAS-SU 8559 (1); USNM 51515 (1), 51588 (1).
Type Catalogue   Type catalog: Böhlke 1953:18 [ref. 12291].
Primary Code   Holotype
Primary Type   USNM 51588
Journal   Bull. U. S. Fish Comm.
Citation   v. 23 (pt 2) [for 1903]
Page   592
Illustrations   Pl. 68 (fig. 1)

SubSpecies AuthorWI   ---
Qualification SS   ---

Original QualificationSS   ---

Current Subspecies AuthorWI   ---

Current Genus Species   Diaphus adenomus
Current Species   adenomus
Current Genus   Diaphus
Current AuthorWI   Gilbert [C. H.]
Current AuthorNI   Gilbert
Current Year   1905
Current Family   Myctophidae
Current Subfamily  
Lampanyctinae Lampanyctinae

Habitat   bathydemersal        
Water   Salt water
Habitat Notes   Pseudoceanic, epibenthic species (Ref. 4479 & 4775).
Depth Range   From 180 to 600 meters.
Distribution   Atlantic; Pacific, including Hawaiian Islands.

Current Summary   Valid as Diaphus adenomus  Gilbert 1905. Myctophidae.
Name History   • Valid as Diaphus adenomus  Gilbert 1905 -- (Paxton 1979:8 [ref. 6440], Hulley in Whitehead et al. 1984:442 [ref. 13675], Fujii in Masuda et al. 1984:71 [ref. 6441], Pequeño 1989:37 [ref. 14125], Hulley 1990:406 [ref. 15273], Becker 1992:5 [ref. 20772], McEachran & Fechhelm 1998:629 [ref. 23897], Nakabo 2000:392 [ref. 25086], Nakabo 2002:392 [ref. 26001], Hartel & Craddock 2003:950 [ref. 27005], Mundy 2005:213 [ref. 28379]).

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aeolochrus Diaphus aeolochrus (Barnard [K. H.] 1927)Synonym
agassizii Diaphus agassizii Gilbert [C. H.] 1908Valid
aliciae Diaphus aliciae Fowler [H. W.] 1934Valid
altifrons Diaphus altifrons Kulikova [E. B.] 1961Synonym
anderseni Diaphus anderseni Tåning [A. V.] 1932Valid
andersoni Diaphus andersoni Tåning [A. V.] 1932Spelling
antelucens Diaphus antelucens Kulikova [E. B.] 1961Synonym
anteorbitalis Diaphus anteorbitalis Gilbert [C. H.] 1913Synonym
antonbruuni Diaphus antonbruuni Nafpaktitis [B. G.] 1978Valid
arabicus Diaphus arabicus Nafpaktitis [B. G.] 1978Valid
ashmeadi Diaphus ashmeadi Fowler [H. W.] 1934Synonym
astridae Diaphus astridae Giltay [L.] 1929Synonym
atkinsoni Diaphus atkinsoni Fowler [H. W.] 1934Uncertain
basileusi Diaphus basileusi Becker [V. E.] & Prut'ko [V. G.] 1984Valid
bertelseni Diaphus bertelseni Nafpaktitis [B. G.] 1966Valid
brachycephalus Diaphus brachycephalus Tåning [A. V.] 1928Valid
bryani Diaphus bryani Fowler [H. W.] 1934Synonym
burtoni Diaphus burtoni Fowler [H. W.] 1934Valid
carlsoni Diaphus carlsoni Fowler [H. W.] 1934Synonym
chrysorhynchus Diaphus chrysorhynchus Gilbert [C. H.] & Cramer [F.] 1897Valid
coeruleus Diaphus coeruleus (Klunzinger [C. B.] 1871)Valid
confusus Diaphus confusus Becker [V. E.] 1992Valid
crameri Diaphus crameri Fowler [H. W.] 1934Synonym
dahlgreni Diaphus dahlgreni Fowler [H. W.] 1934Valid
danae Diaphus danae Tåning [A. V.] 1932Valid
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