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Stomiiformes - Stomiidae

Tactostoma macropus (Longfin Dragonfish)

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More information for this taxon at: LarvalBase | FishBase | Univ. Washington Data

GENERAL

Geographic Range: Bering Sea, 54 to 66 °N - S. California, 32 to 34 °N
Ecology: Epi- and mesopelagic, 31-549 m
Early Life History Pattern: Oviparous, pelagic eggs, pelagic larvae
Longevity:

SPAWNING

Area:
Season: Summer (Oregon)
Mode:
Fecundity: Range/function: 24,000-66,000 (one spawn/year)
Age At First Maturity: 6 yr (females)
Migration:

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last updated: August 2019