E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Wildlife of British Columbia

Oneirodes thompsoni (Schultz, 1934)
Spiny Dreamer
Family: Oneirodidae

© Aaron Baldwin  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #15511)

Source: Distribution of Oneirodes thompsoni as compiled by Aquamaps
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Species Information

Dorsal spines (total): 0; Dorsal soft rays (total): 6 - 7; Anal spines: 0; Anal soft rays: 4; Vertebrae: 18. Illicium rather short; escal bulb bearing a somewhat flattened anterior appendage with 4 black flattened flaps, and bearing a rather long posterior appendage (Ref. 559).

Source: FishBase. Masuda, H., K. Amaoka, C. Araga, T. Uyeno and T Yoshino. 1984 . (Ref. 559)

Biology

Species Biology

Minimum depth from Ref. 58018. Environment: bathypelagic; marine; depth range 100 - 2014 m (Ref. 50550), usually 400 - 600 m (Ref. 56582) Climate: deep-water; 2 – 4°C (Ref. 56582)

Source: FishBase. Masuda, H., K. Amaoka, C. Araga, T. Uyeno and T Yoshino. 1984 . (Ref. 559)

Distribution

Distribution

North Pacific: Japan and the Sea of Okhotsk to the Gulf of Alaska (Eschmeyer, pers. comm.). Reported from British Columbia, Canada (Ref. 11980).

Source: FishBase. Masuda, H., K. Amaoka, C. Araga, T. Uyeno and T Yoshino. 1984 . (Ref. 559)

Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
COSEWIC
NativeSNRNo StatusNot Listed
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Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2019. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 19/11/2019 1:53:28 AM]
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