SCOMBERESOCIDAE

[rev. 21 Oct 2004] 

Nanichthys simulans Hubbs & Wisner 1980

Nanichthys simulans Hubbs & Wisner 1980, Fish. Bull. 77(3):531, fig. 5.  Type locality: South central Atlantic Ocean, 2402.5'S, 1532'W.  Holotype: SIO 63-546 (89.5 mm SL).   Paratypes: ANSP 144095 [ex SIO 63-555, part] (5); BMNH [ex SIO 63-549, part] (4); MCZ [ex SIO 63-555, part] (5); SIO 63-546 (17, now 16, 47-90 mm SL), SIO 63-548 (16, 20-76 mm SL), SIO 63-549 (6, now 2, 55-87 mm SL), SIO 63-550 (7, 45-80 mm SL), SIO 63-553 (4, 67-90 mm SL), SIO 63-555 (11, now 1, 38-66 mm SL), SIO 63-571 (2, now 0, 38-44 mm SL); USNM 222664 [ex SIO 63-545] (8, 46-69 mm SL).

 

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