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Diagnostic Description

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Lacks a separate anal fin. Pectoral fin does not overlap pelvic fin. Short caudal filament. Dark brown in color (Ref. 6902).
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Arlene G. Sampang-Reyes
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Life Cycle

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Oviparous (Ref. 205).
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Susan M. Luna
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Trophic Strategy

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Found on continental slopes and down to deep-sea plains. Feeds on small fishes and invertebrates (Ref. 3330).
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Drina Sta. Iglesia
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Biology

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Epibenthic (Ref. 58426). Found on continental slopes and down to deep-sea plains. Reported down up to 3000 m along the mid-Atlantic ridge (Ref. 83979, C.Cotton pers.comm. 03/10). Feeds on small fishes and invertebrates (Ref. 6680). Oviparous (Ref. 205). Eggs are encased in horny shells (Ref. 205).
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Rainer Froese
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Importance

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fisheries: of no interest
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Rainer Froese
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Diet

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Small invertebrates and fishes
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Kennedy, Mary [email]
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Distribution

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southeastern Grand Bank off Sable Island, offshore of Banquereau and La Have banks, and from southern Nova Scotia to Hudson Canyon
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Kennedy, Mary [email]
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Habitat

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near bottom in coastal waters, depths to 640m
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Habitat

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benthic
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Kennedy, Mary [email]
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