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Species Lophiodes endoi Ho & Shao, 2008

Endo's Anglerfish

Compiler and date details

9 January 2012 - Dianne J. Bray

  • Type data:
     Holotype ASIZP 63175, Nan-fang-ao, Su-ao, northeastern Taiwan, 280-310 m. [24°53'N, 122°13'E].
    Paratype(s) AM I.43853-001 2 specimens; ASIZP 63170; ASIZP 63171; ASIZP 63176; ASIZP 65418; ASIZP 65419; ASIZP 65423; ASIZP 66348; ASIZP 63215; ASIZP 63275; ASIZP 64572 3 specimens; ASIZP 65424; ASIZP 65425; ASIZP 65426; ASIZP 65427; ASIZP 65428; ASIZP 65429; CAS 223996 2 specimens; BSKU 32314; BSKU 32319; BSKU 32471; BSKU 44481; BSKU 55304; BSKU 80110; BSKU 86095; HUMZ 75231; HUMZ 75232; AM I.43862-001; AM I.19375-002; AM I.22817-034 2 specimens; NMV A 8815; NMV A 22075; NMV A 22076; NMV A 21947; ASIZP 63214; NMV A 20454.




New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria, Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

NW of Cape Leveque, WA (15°54'S), south of Saumarez Reef, Coral Sea, QLD, and off Wollongong, NSW (35°S) to SE of Gabo Island, VIC (37°41'S, 140°14E), and the Lord Howe Rise; tropical, subtropical, West-Pacific, Japan, Taiwan and New Caledonia.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Southeast Transition (11), Central Eastern Province (12), Lord Howe Province (14), Central Eastern Transition (15), Timor Province (2)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, continental slope, deep water.

Extra Ecological Information

288-520 m


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
LOPHIIFORMES 08-Sep-2011 ADDED Dr Dianne Bray (NMV) Dr Doug Hoese (AM) Dr Matthew Lockett (AM)