Kingdom Animalia  
 Phylum Chordata  
 Class Actinopterygii  
 Order Gadiformes  
 Family Macrouridae  
 Genus Coelorinchus  
  Coelorinchus productus  Gilbert & Hubbs, 1916 
Provider: Kwang-Tsao Shao 
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Synonyms:Caelorhynchus productusCaelorinchus productusCoelorhynchus productus  details
Citation: 邱美倫(2002)碩士論文;Fish of Japan(Nakabo, 2002);Fishbase(2003)
Character: Snout moderately long, point 1.5 to 1.7 times into orbit diameter. Teeth in a broad, short band in premaxillary, the band falling well short of end of rictus. Underside of head naked except for small patch below preopercle angle. Light organ small, length 2.8 to 3 times into orbit diameter; periproct slightly removed from anal fin origin, fossa of light organ narrow, extending forward immediately before anus, anterior end about equidistant from pelvic fin insertions and anal fin origin. Body scales covered withdaggerlike spinules in 3 to 5 slightly divergent ridgelike rows, the median row strongest. Colour: overall brownish to swarthy, slivery ventrally; fins dusky to blackish; mouth and gill cavities blackish. 
Habitat: Benthopelagic fishes in the deep sea. A rare species of macrourids from the upper continental slope off northwestern Taiwan at depths between 400m and 800m. Food of these fishes consists of a wide range of fish and both benthic and pelagic invertebrates. 
Distribution: South Japan, East China Sea and northeastern Taiwan, Tashi ; 24 54'63"N, 122 03'49"E. 
Name Code: 381060
  
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