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Chionodraco hamatus (Crocodile icefish)

Synonyms: Chaenichthys rhinoceratus hamatus
Language: Mandarin Chinese

Wikipedia Abstract

The Chionodraco hamatus is a fish in the family Channichthyidae, the "crocodile icefish".
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Prey / Diet

Chaenodraco wilsoni (Spiny icefish)[1]
Chionodraco hamatus (Crocodile icefish)[1]
Euphausia crystallorophias (ice krill)[1]
Euphausia superba (Antarctic krill)[1]
Ningaui yvonnae (Southern Ningaui)[1]
Pleuragramma antarctica (Antarctic silverfish)[2]
Thysanoessa macrura[1]
Trematomus eulepidotus (Blunt scalyhead)[1]
Trematomus lepidorhinus (Slender scalyhead)[1]
Trematomus scotti (Crowned rockcod)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Arctocephalus gazella (Antarctic Fur Seal)1
Balaenoptera bonaerensis (Antarctic Minke Whale)1
Chaenodraco wilsoni (Spiny icefish)1
Chionodraco myersi (Myers' icefish)1
Cryodraco antarcticus (Long-fingered icefish)1
Cygnodraco mawsoni (Mawson's dragonfish)1
Dacodraco hunteri (Crocodile icefish)1
Dissostichus mawsoni (Antarctic blenny)1
Gvozdarus svetovidovi (Naked-head toothfish)1
Gymnodraco acuticeps (Ploughfish)1
Leptonychotes weddellii (Weddell Seal)1
Neopagetopsis ionah (Jonah's icefish)1
Pagothenia borchgrevinki (Bald notothen)1
Trematomus newnesi (Dusky notothen)1

Predators

Aptenodytes forsteri (Emperor Penguin)[3]
Chionodraco hamatus (Crocodile icefish)[1]
Cygnodraco mawsoni (Mawson's dragonfish)[4]
Gymnodraco acuticeps (Ploughfish)[4]

Providers

Parasite of 
Contracaecum osculatum[1]
Derogenes johnstoni[1]
Derogenes varicus[1]
Elytrophalloides oatesi[1]
Genolinea bowersi[1]
Gonocerca phycidis[1]
Lepidapedon garrardi[1]
Macvicaria pennelli[1]
Metacanthocephalus campbelli[1]
Neolebouria terranovaensis[1]
Pseudoterranova decipiens[1]
Steringophorus furciger[1]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Ascarophis nototheniae <Unverified Name>[5]
Contracaecum osculatum[5]
Contracaecum radiatum <Unverified Name>[5]
Derogenes johnstoni[5]
Derogenes varicus[5]
Elytrophalloides oatesi[5]
Genolinea bowersi[5]
Glomericirrus macrouri[5]
Gonocerca phycidis[5]
Lepidapedon garrardi[5]
Macvicaria pennelli[5]
Metacanthocephalus campbelli[5]
Neolebouria terranovaensis[5]
Phocanema antarctica <Unverified Name>[5]
Pseudoterranova decipiens[5]
Scolex pleuronectis <Unverified Name>[5]
Steringophorus furciger[5]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Acquario di Genova

Distribution

Antarctic; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Antarctic; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Antarctic; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Antarctic; Southern Ocean: Circum-Antarctic on the continental shelf.;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Jorrit 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. 2The role of notothenioid fish in the food web of the Ross Sea shelf waters: a review, M. La Mesa, J. T. Eastman, M. Vacchi, Polar Biol (2004) 27: 321–338 3Food of emperor penguins (Aptenodytes forsteri) in the western Ross Sea, Antarctica, Y. Cherel and G. L. Kooyman, Marine Biology (1998) 130: 335-344 4Diet of two Antarctic dragonfish (Pisces: Bathydraconidae) from the Indian sector of the Southern Ocean, EVGENY A. PAKHOMOV, Antarctic Science 10 (1): 55-61 (1998) 5Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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