Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Perciformes > Channichthyidae > Cryodraco > Cryodraco antarcticus

Cryodraco antarcticus (Long-fingered icefish)

Synonyms: Pagetodes antarcticus
Language: Mandarin Chinese

Prey / Diet

Euphausia superba (Antarctic krill)[1]
Ningaui yvonnae (Southern Ningaui)[1]
Pleuragramma antarctica (Antarctic silverfish)[2]
Thysanoessa macrura[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap


Arctocephalus gazella (Antarctic Fur Seal)[3]
Gymnodraco acuticeps (Ploughfish)[4]
Leptonychotes weddellii (Weddell Seal)[1]
Pygoscelis papua (Gentoo Penguin)[1]



Antarctic; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Antarctic; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Antarctic; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Antarctic; Scotia Sea; South Orkney Islands; South Shetland Islands; Southern Ocean: South Orkney Islands, Antarctic Peninsula and from the Weddell, Bellingshausen, Ross and Davis seas.; Weddell Sea;

External References



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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.
2The role of notothenioid fish in the food web of the Ross Sea shelf waters: a review, M. La Mesa, J. T. Eastman, M. Vacchi, Polar Biol (2004) 27: 321–338
3Geographical variation in the diet of the Antarctic fur seal Arctocephalus gazella, R. Casaux, A. Baroni, F. Arrighetti, A. Ramón, A. Carlini, Polar Biol (2003) 26: 753–758
4Diet of two Antarctic dragonfish (Pisces: Bathydraconidae) from the Indian sector of the Southern Ocean, EVGENY A. PAKHOMOV, Antarctic Science 10 (1): 55-61 (1998)
5Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London