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Protomyctophum bolini (Lanternfish)

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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]
Antarctomysis maxima[2]
Calanoides acutus[2]
Calanus propinquus[3]
Calanus simillimus[4]
Drepanopus forcipatus[2]
Electrona antarctica (Lanternfish)[2]
Eukrohnia hamata[2]
Euphausia crystallorophias (ice krill)[2]
Euphausia frigida[4]
Euphausia similis[2]
Euphausia spinifera[2]
Euphausia superba (Antarctic krill)[2]
Euphausia triacantha[2]
Gaetanus tenuispinus[2]
Gymnoscopelus braueri (Lanternfish)[2]
Gymnoscopelus nicholsi (Nichol's lanternfish)[2]
Hyperiella dilatata[2]
Metridia gerlachei[4]
Metridia lucens[2]
Nematoscelis megalops[2]
Neopagetopsis ionah (Jonah's icefish)[2]
Ningaui yvonnae (Southern Ningaui)[2]
Paraeuchaeta antarctica[4]
Phronima sedentaria (Cooper of the sea)[2]
Pleuromamma abdominalis[2]
Primno macropa[4]
Protomyctophum bolini (Lanternfish)[2]
Rhincalanus gigas[2]
Rhynchonereella bongraini[2]
Salpa thompsoni[2]
Themisto gaudichaudii[2]
Thysanoessa gregaria[2]
Thysanoessa macrura[2]
Thysanoessa vicina[2]
Vibilia antarctica[2]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Allothunnus fallai (Tuna)1
Balaenoptera bonaerensis (Antarctic Minke Whale)1
Champsocephalus gunnari (Mackerel icefish)1
Daption capense (Cape Petrel)1
Electrona antarctica (Lanternfish)3
Eudyptes chrysocome (Rockhopper Penguin)2
Eudyptes chrysolophus (Macaroni Penguin)2
Gymnoscopelus bolini (Lanternfish)1
Gymnoscopelus fraseri (Lanternfish)1
Gymnoscopelus nicholsi (Nichol's lanternfish)4
Gymnoscopelus opisthopterus (Lanternfish)1
Lampanyctus jordani (Brokenline lanternfish)1
Nototheniops larseni (Painted notie)1
Oceanites oceanicus (Wilson's Storm-Petrel)1
Pachyptila desolata (Antarctic Prion)1
Pachyptila turtur (Fairy Prion)1
Pelecanoides urinatrix (Common Diving Petrel)2
Protomyctophum andriashevi (Lanternfish)1
Protomyctophum choriodon (Lanternfish)1
Trematomus bernacchii (Emerald notothen)1

Predators

Amblyraja georgiana (Antarctic starry skate)[2]
Aphrodroma brevirostris (Kerguelen Petrel)[2]
Aptenodytes forsteri (Emperor Penguin)[2]
Aptenodytes patagonicus (King Penguin)[2]
Arctocephalus gazella (Antarctic Fur Seal)[2]
Arctocephalus tropicalis (Subantarctic Fur Seal)[2]
Champsocephalus gunnari (Mackerel icefish)[2]
Daption capense (Cape Petrel)[2]
Dissostichus eleginoides (Patagonsky klykach)[2]
Electrona antarctica (Lanternfish)[2]
Eudyptes chrysocome (Rockhopper Penguin)[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]
Lepidonotothen squamifrons (Grey rockcod)[5]
Martialia hyadesi (sevenstar flying squid)[2]
Oceanites oceanicus (Wilson's Storm-Petrel)[2]
Onykia ingens (warty squid)[6]
Pachyptila desolata (Antarctic Prion)[2]
Pagodroma nivea (Snow Petrel)[2]
Paradiplospinus gracilis (Slender escolar)[2]
Phocarctos hookeri (New Zealand Sealion)[2]
Procellaria aequinoctialis (White-chinned Petrel)[2]
Protomyctophum bolini (Lanternfish)[2]
Pygoscelis adeliae (Adelie Penguin)[2]
Pygoscelis antarcticus (Chinstrap Penguin)[2]
Pygoscelis papua (Gentoo Penguin)[2]
Sterna vittata (Antarctic Tern)[2]
Thalassarche chrysostoma (Grey-headed Albatross)[2]
Thalassarche melanophris (Black-browed Albatross)[2]
Thalassoica antarctica (Antarctic Petrel)[2]

Distribution

Antarctic; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Antarctic; Atlantic, Southeast; Bouvet Island; Circumpolar between Antarctic Divergence and Subtropical Convergence zone. Southeast Atlantic and Western Indian Ocean: between 41°40'-45°25'S, 17°17'-36°32'E (Ref. 4066).; Heard and McDonald Is.; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Antarctic; Indian Ocean, Western; Kerguelen Islands; New Zealand; New Zealand Shelf; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Antarctic; Pacific, Southwest; South Shetland Islands;

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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. 3Community structure and feeding ecology of mesopelagic fishes in the slope waters of King George Island (South Shetland Islands, Antarctica), C. Puscha, P.A. Hulley, K.-H.Kock, Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, Volume 51, Issue 11, November 2004, Pages 1685–1708 4Prey composition and daily rations of myctophid fishes in the Southern Ocean, E. A. Pakhomov, R. Perissinotto, C. D. McQuaid, Mar Ecol Prog Ser 134: 1-14, 1996 5Pakhomov, E.A. and Bushula, T. and Kaehler, S. and Watkins, B.P. and Leslie, R.W. (2006) Structure and distribution of the slope fish community in the vicinity of the sub-Antarctic Prince Edward Archipelago. Journal of Fish Biology, 68 (6). pp. 1834-1866 6CephBase - Cephalopod (Octopus, Squid, Cuttlefish and Nautilus) Database
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