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Muraenolepis microps (Smalleye moray cod; Small-eyed parketnik)

Synonyms: Muraenolepis marmoratus microps
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Prey / Diet

Euphausia superba (Antarctic krill)[1]
Notocrangon antarcticus[2]

Predators

Arctocephalus gazella (Antarctic Fur Seal)[1]
Champsocephalus gunnari (Mackerel icefish)[1]
Diomedea exulans (Wandering Albatross)[1]
Dissostichus eleginoides (Patagonsky klykach)[1]
Dissostichus mawsoni (Antarctic blenny)[3]
Thalassarche chrysostoma (Grey-headed Albatross)[1]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Anisakis simplex[4]
Ascarophis nototheniae <Unverified Name>[4]
Corynosoma bullosum[4]
Discoverytrema gibsoni[4]
Discoverytrema markowskii[4]
Echinorhynchus muraenolepisi[4]
Echinorhynchus petrotschenkoi[4]
Elytrophalloides oatesi[4]
Gonocerca phycidis[4]
Lecithaster macrocotyle[4]
Lecithaster micropsi[4]
Lepidapedon paralebouri[4]
Macvicaria muraenolepidis[4]
Muraenolepitrema magnatestis[4]
Neolepidapedon opisthobifurcatus <Unverified Name>[4]
Postlepidapedon opisthobifurcatus <Unverified Name>[4]
Pseudoterranova decipiens[4]

Distribution

Southern Ocean: coasts of Antarctic Peninsula, Scotia Sea (South Georgia, South Sandwich, South Orkney and South Shetland islands), Victoria Land and Ross Sea.;

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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.
2Trophic Ecology and Structure of Coastal Antarctic Fish Communities, Timothy E. Targett, Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 4: 243-263, 1981
3DIET OF THE ANTARCTIC TOOTHFISH (DISSOSTICHUS MAWSONI) FROM THE ROSS SEA, ANTARCTICA (SUBAREA 88.1), J.M. Fenaughty, D.W. Stevens, S.M. Hanchet, CCAMLR Science, Vol. 10 (2003): 113–123
4Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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