Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Myctophiformes > Myctophidae > Gymnoscopelus > Gymnoscopelus braueri

Gymnoscopelus braueri (Lanternfish)

Synonyms: Myctophum braueri
Language: Mandarin Chinese


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

Prey / Diet Overlap



Antarctic; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Antarctic; Bouvet Island; Chile; Generally ranges between the coasts of Antarctic and 33°S (south-western Atlantic Ocean sector), 46°S (Indian Ocean sector between 50°-71°E), and about 46°S (Pacific Ocean sector off Chile).; Heard and McDonald Is.; Humboldt Current; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Antarctic; Kerguelen Islands; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Antarctic; Pacific, Southeast; Southwest Chilean Waters;

External References



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.
3Feeding ecology of myctophid fishes in the northern Scotia Sea, R. S. Shreeve, M. A. Collins, G. A. Tarling, C. E. Main, P. Ward, N. M. Johnston, Mar Ecol Prog Ser 386: 221–236, 2009
4CephBase - Cephalopod (Octopus, Squid, Cuttlefish and Nautilus) Database