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Lampanyctus jordani (Brokenline lanternfish)

Language: Japanese; Mandarin Chinese

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Pacific Rim National Park Reserve II 137900 British Columbia, Canada

Prey / Diet

Cyphocaris challengeri[1]
Eucalanus bungii[1]
Euphausia pacifica (Pacific krill)[1]
Metridia pacifica[1]
Neocalanus cristatus[2]
Neocalanus plumchrus[1]
Primno macropa[2]
Sergestes similis[1]
Thysanoessa inermis[3]
Thysanoessa longipes[3]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Allothunnus fallai (Tuna)1
Balaenoptera acutorostrata (Minke Whale)1
Balaenoptera borealis (Sei Whale)1
Balaenoptera musculus (Blue Whale)1
Balaenoptera physalus (Fin Whale)1
Bathyraja interrupta (Sandpaper skate)2
Bathyraja trachura (Roughtail skate)2
Cetorhinus maximus (Sun-fish)1
Citharichthys sordidus (Sanddab)1
Clupea pallasii pallasii (Pacific herring)1
Cololabis saira (Skipper)1
Diaphus theta (California headlightfish)4
Eschrichtius robustus (Gray Whale)1
Eubalaena glacialis (Northern Right Whale)1
Eubalaena japonica (North Pacific Right Whale)1
Fulmarus glacialis (Northern Fulmar)2
Larimichthys polyactis (Yellowfish)1
Lyopsetta exilis (Slender sole)1
Megaptera novaeangliae (Humpback Whale)1
Melamphaes lugubris (Highsnout bigscale)2
Nannobrachium regale (Small-eyed lantern-fish)1
Nansenia candida (Bluethroat argentine)1
Notoscopelus japonicus (Japanese lanternfish)2
Oceanites oceanicus (Wilson's Storm-Petrel)1
Oncorhynchus gorbuscha (humpbacked salmon)1
Oncorhynchus keta (Calico salmon)1
Oncorhynchus nerka (sockeye salmon or kokanee)1
Protomyctophum andriashevi (Lanternfish)1
Protomyctophum bolini (Lanternfish)1
Protomyctophum thompsoni (Bigeye lanternfish)1
Ptychoramphus aleuticus (Cassin's Auklet)1
Puffinus tenuirostris (Short-tailed Shearwater)1
Sardinops sagax (Australian pilchard)1
Scopelosaurus adleri (scaly wearyfish)1
Sebastes alutus (Snapper)2
Sebastes caurinus (Copper rockfish)1
Sebastes crameri (Rockfish)2
Sebastes diploproa (Splitnose rockfish)2
Sebastes flavidus (Yellowtail rockfish)2
Sebastes maliger (Rockfish)1
Sebastes pinniger (Rockfish)1
Sebastes serranoides (Rockfish)1
Sigmops gracilis (Slender fangjaw)1
Stenobrachius leucopsarus (Smallfin lanternfish)4
Stenobrachius nannochir (Garnet lampfish)3
Synthliboramphus antiquus (Ancient Murrelet)1
Tarletonbeania crenularis (Blue lanternfish)1
Trichiurus lepturus (Atlantic Cutlassfish)1

Predators

Bathyraja matsubarai (Dusky-purple skate)[3]
Callorhinus ursinus (Northern Fur Seal)[4]
Fratercula corniculata (Horned Puffin)[3]
Gadus chalcogrammus (Whiting)[3]
Gadus macrocephalus (Pacific cod)[3]
Hippoglossus stenolepis (Pacific halibut)[3]
Lagenorhynchus obliquidens (Pacific White-sided Dolphin)[4]
Lissodelphis borealis (Northern Right Whale Dolphin)[4]
Ommastrephes bartramii (red flying squid)[5]
Phocoenoides dalli (Dall's Porpoise)[3]
Phoebastria immutabilis (Laysan Albatross)[4]
Phoebastria nigripes (Black-footed Albatross)[4]
Pleurogrammus monopterygius (Atka mackerel)[3]
Prionace glauca (Tribon blou)[3]
Puffinus griseus (Sooty Shearwater)[4]
Puffinus tenuirostris (Short-tailed Shearwater)[3]

Distribution

Alaska (USA); Canada; East Bering Sea; Hawaii (USA); Japan; Kuroshio Current; North Pacific: widely distributed in the subarctic waters, including the Okhotsk and Bering seas.; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Eastern Central; Pacific, Northeast; Pacific, Northwest; Sea of Okhotsk; West Bering Sea;

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Citations

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1Feeding habits of mesopelagic fish Lampanyctus jordani (Family: Myctophidae) over the continental slope off Tohoku area, northern Japan, Kazuhisa UCHIKAWA, Orio YAMAMURA AND Tsutomu HATTORI, FISHERIES SCIENCE 2008; 74: 69–76
2Yang, M-S. 2011. Diet of nineteen mesopelagic fishes in the Gulf of Alaska. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-229, 67 p.
3Jorrit 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.
4Szoboszlai AI, Thayer JA, Wood SA, Sydeman WJ, Koehn LE (2015) Forage species in predator diets: synthesis of data from the California Current. Ecological Informatics 29(1): 45-56. Szoboszlai AI, Thayer JA, Wood SA, Sydeman WJ, Koehn LE (2015) Data from: Forage species in predator diets: synthesis of data from the California Current. Dryad Digital Repository.
5Feeding habits of neon flying squid Ommastrephes bartramii in the transitional region of the central North Pacific, Hikaru Watanabe, Tsunemi Kubodera, Taro Ichii, Shigeyuki Kawahara, Mar Ecol Prog Ser 266: 173–184, 2004
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