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Lophiomus setigerus (Goosefish; Broad-headed fishing-frog; Broad-headed angler; Broadhead goosefish; Blackmouth goosefish; Blackmouth angler; Baudroie bouché noire; Goose fish)

Synonyms: Chirolophius laticeps; Chirolophius malabaricus; Laphiomus setigerus; Lophiomus longicephalus; Lophius indicus; Lophius setigerus; Lophius viviparus
Language: Chinese; French; Japanese; Korean; Malay; Mandarin Chinese; Portuguese; Somali; Spanish; Vietnamese

Wikipedia Abstract

Lophiomus setigerus, the Blackmouth angler, is a species of goosefish found in the Indian and western Pacific Oceans where it occurs at depths of from 30 to 800 metres (98 to 2,625 ft). This species grows to a length of 40 centimetres (16 in) TL.This species is commercially harvested for human consumption. Most notably, in South Korea where it is known as agwi (아귀), it is the key ingredient of agujjim (아구찜).
View Wikipedia Record: Lophiomus setigerus

Predators

Makaira mazara (black spearfish)[1]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Anisakis simplex[2]
Lecithochirium magnus <Unverified Name>[2]
Lecithophyllum fuscum <Unverified Name>[2]
Tubulovesicula angusticauda[2]

Distribution

Agulhas Current; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Southeast; Australia; China; Coral Sea and GBR; East Central Australian Shelf; East China Sea; Gulf of Aqaba; Hong Kong; India; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Eastern; Indian Ocean, Western; Indo-Pacific: throughout the area.; Indonesia; Indonesian Sea; Japan; Jordan; Korea, Dem. People's Rep; Korea, Republic of; Lingayen Gulf; Malaysia; Mozambique; New Caledonia; North Australian Shelf; Northeast Australian Shelf; Northwest Australian Shelf; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Northwest; Pacific, Southwest; Pacific, Western Central; Papua New Guinea; Peng-hu Island; Philippines; Red Sea; Samar Sea; Sea of Japan; Somalia; South Africa; South China Sea; Sulu-Celebes Sea; Taiwan; Tanzania, United Rep. of; Viet Nam; Yellow Sea; Yemen;

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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.
2Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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