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Gymnoscopelus braueri (Lanternfish)

Language: Mandarin Chinese

Attributes

Migration [1]  Oceanodromous

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Macquarie Island Nature Reserve Ia 233540 Tasmania, Australia  

Prey / Diet

Allium sativum (cultivated garlic)[2]
Calanoides acutus[2]
Calanus propinquus[2]
Calanus simillimus[2]
Drepanopus forcipatus[2]
Electrona antarctica (Lanternfish)[2]
Euphausia crystallorophias (ice krill)[2]
Euphausia frigida[2]
Euphausia superba (Antarctic krill)[3]
Euphausia triacantha[2]
Gaetanus tenuispinus[2]
Gymnoscopelus braueri (Lanternfish)[2]
Gymnoscopelus nicholsi (Nichol's lanternfish)[2]
Metridia gerlachei[2]
Neopagetopsis ionah (Jonah's icefish)[2]
Ningaui yvonnae (Southern Ningaui)[2]
Paraeuchaeta antarctica[2]
Primno macropa[2]
Protomyctophum bolini (Lanternfish)[2]
Rhincalanus gigas[2]
Themisto gaudichaudii[3]
Thysanoessa macrura[2]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Allothunnus fallai (Tuna)1
Arctocephalus gazella (Antarctic Fur Seal)1
Balaenoptera bonaerensis (Antarctic Minke Whale)2
Bathydraco marri (Deepwater dragon)1
Chaenocephalus aceratus (Scotian icefish)2
Champsocephalus esox (Pike icefish)1
Champsocephalus gunnari (Mackerel icefish)2
Cygnodraco mawsoni (Mawson's dragonfish)1
Daption capense (Cape Petrel)2
Dissostichus eleginoides (Patagonsky klykach)1
Dissostichus mawsoni (Antarctic blenny)1
Electrona antarctica (Lanternfish)1
Electrona carlsbergi (Electron subantarctic)2
Eudyptes chrysocome (Rockhopper Penguin)1
Eudyptes chrysolophus (Macaroni Penguin)2
Fulmarus glacialoides (Southern Fulmar)1
Gobionotothen angustifrons (Narrowhead rockcod)1
Gobionotothen gibberifrons (Humped rockcod)1
Gymnodraco acuticeps (Ploughfish)1
Gymnoscopelus nicholsi (Nichol's lanternfish)2
Gymnoscopelus opisthopterus (Lanternfish)1
Halobaena caerulea (Blue Petrel)2
Lagenorhynchus cruciger (Hourglass Dolphin)1
Larus dominicanus (Kelp Gull)1
Lepidonotothen squamifrons (Grey rockcod)1
Lindbergichthys nudifrons (Yellowfin notie)1
Lobodon carcinophaga (Crabeater Seal)1
Macronectes giganteus (Southern Giant Petrel)1
Macruronus novaezelandiae (Whiptail hake)1
Megaptera novaeangliae (Humpback Whale)1
Metelectrona herwigi (Herwig lanternfish)1
Micromesistius australis (Southern poutassou)1
Mirounga leonina (Southern Elephant Seal)1
Nannobrachium achirus (Lantern fish)1
Notothenia microlepidota (Black cod)1
Nototheniops larseni (Painted notie)1
Oceanites oceanicus (Wilson's Storm-Petrel)2
Pachyptila belcheri (Slender-billed Prion)1
Pachyptila desolata (Antarctic Prion)2
Pachyptila turtur (Fairy Prion)2
Parachaenichthys georgianus (Antarctic dragonfish)1
Pelecanoides urinatrix (Common Diving Petrel)1
Phoebetria fusca (Sooty Albatross)1
Phoebetria palpebrata (Light-mantled Albatross)2
Protomyctophum choriodon (Lanternfish)1
Pseudochaenichthys georgianus (South Georgia icefish)1
Pterodroma mollis (Soft-plumaged Petrel)1
Pygoscelis adeliae (Adelie Penguin)1
Pygoscelis antarcticus (Chinstrap Penguin)1
Pygoscelis papua (Gentoo Penguin)2
Scomber scombrus (Split)1
Sterna vittata (Antarctic Tern)1
Thalassarche chrysostoma (Grey-headed Albatross)2
Thalassarche melanophris (Black-browed Albatross)2
Thalassoica antarctica (Antarctic Petrel)1
Thyrsites atun (snake mackerel)1
Trematomus hansoni (Striped rockcod)1
Vomeridens infuscipinnis (Antarctic dragonfish)1

Predators

Aphrodroma brevirostris (Kerguelen Petrel)[2]
Aptenodytes forsteri (Emperor Penguin)[2]
Aptenodytes patagonicus (King Penguin)[2]
Arctocephalus gazella (Antarctic Fur Seal)[2]
Daption capense (Cape Petrel)[2]
Dissostichus eleginoides (Patagonsky klykach)[2]
Electrona antarctica (Lanternfish)[2]
Fregetta tropica (Black-bellied Storm Petrel)[2]
Fulmarus glacialoides (Southern Fulmar)[2]
Gymnoscopelus braueri (Lanternfish)[2]
Gymnoscopelus nicholsi (Nichol's lanternfish)[2]
Halobaena caerulea (Blue Petrel)[2]
Leptonychotes weddellii (Weddell Seal)[2]
Mirounga leonina (Southern Elephant Seal)[2]
Oceanites oceanicus (Wilson's Storm-Petrel)[2]
Onykia ingens (warty squid)[4]
Pachyptila desolata (Antarctic Prion)[2]
Pagodroma nivea (Snow Petrel)[2]
Paradiplospinus gracilis (Slender escolar)[2]
Procellaria aequinoctialis (White-chinned Petrel)[2]
Protomyctophum bolini (Lanternfish)[2]
Pygoscelis adeliae (Adelie Penguin)[2]
Pygoscelis papua (Gentoo Penguin)[2]
Stercorarius maccormicki (South Polar Skua)[2]
Sterna vittata (Antarctic Tern)[2]
Thalassoica antarctica (Antarctic Petrel)[2]

Distribution

Antarctic; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Antarctic; Bouvet Island; Chile; Generally ranges between the coasts of Antarctic and 33°S (south-western Atlantic Ocean sector), 46°S (Indian Ocean sector between 50°-71°E), and about 46°S (Pacific Ocean sector off Chile).; Heard and McDonald Is.; Humboldt Current; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Antarctic; Kerguelen Islands; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Antarctic; Pacific, Southeast; Southwest Chilean Waters;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Riede, Klaus (2004) Global Register of Migratory Species - from Global to Regional Scales. Final Report of the R&D-Projekt 808 05 081. 330 pages + CD-ROM 2Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics. 3Feeding ecology of myctophid fishes in the northern Scotia Sea, R. S. Shreeve, M. A. Collins, G. A. Tarling, C. E. Main, P. Ward, N. M. Johnston, Mar Ecol Prog Ser 386: 221–236, 2009 4CephBase - Cephalopod (Octopus, Squid, Cuttlefish and Nautilus) Database
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