First record of Polymixia nobilis Lowe, 1836 (Polymixiidae) for Eastern Central Atlantic, São Tomé Island

Almeida A.J., Alves M.J.

Date de parution: juillet 2017
Volume: 41
Number: 3
Pagination: 293-294
Editeur: Société Française d'Ichtyologie
doi: https://doi.org/10.26028/cybium/2017-413-007
Résumé

One specimen of Polymixia nobilis Lowe, 1836, (SL = 291 mm) was bought from local fishermen in 1955, who caught it with a bottom line off the north-eastern coast of São Tomé Island. This is the first record of this species for Eastern Central Atlantic (São Tomé Island, Gulf of Guinea, Atlantic Ocean).

Mots-clés: First record - Polymixia nobilis - Polymixiidae - São Tomé
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