Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Myctophiformes > Myctophidae > Protomyctophum > Protomyctophum tenisoni

Protomyctophum tenisoni (Lanternfish)

Synonyms: Myctophum tenisoni
Language: Mandarin Chinese; Spanish


Migration [1]  Oceanodromous

Prey / Diet

Ningaui yvonnae (Southern Ningaui)[2]



Antarctic; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Antarctic; Atlantic, Southeast; Atlantic, Southwest; Circumglobal between the Subtropical Convergence and the Antarctic Polar Front, with northern boundary correlated with the 5°C isotherm at 200 m. Southern Ocean: all three ocean sectors.; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Antarctic; Indian Ocean, Eastern; Indian Ocean, Western; Kerguelen Islands; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Antarctic; Pacific, Southeast; Pacific, Southwest;

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.
3Summer diet of king penguins (Aptenodytes patagonicus) at the Falkland Islands, southern Atlantic Ocean, Yves Cherel, Klemens Pütz and Keith A. Hobson, Polar Biol (2002) 25: 898–906
4CephBase - Cephalopod (Octopus, Squid, Cuttlefish and Nautilus) Database