Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Aulopiformes
(Grinners) > Evermannellidae
Etymology: Evermannella: From Evermann, 1902, researcher about fauna (Ref. 45335).
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Marine; bathypelagic; depth range 500 - 800 m (Ref. 4478). Deep-water; 30°N - 23°S
Eastern Atlantic: widespread between 30°N and 5°S, excluding the Mediterranean (Ref. 4478).
Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 12.7 cm SL male/unsexed; (Ref. 4763)
Oceanic species (Ref. 4478). Feeds on other midwater fishes (Ref. 4763).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Swinney, G.N., 1994. Comments on the Atlantic species of the genus Evermannella (Scopelomorpha, Aulopiformes, Evermannellidae) with a re-evaluation of the status of Evermanella melanoderma. J. Fish Biol. 44(5):809-819. (Ref. 41336)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)
CITES (Ref. 115941)
Threat to humans
Common namesSynonymsMetabolismPredatorsEcotoxicologyReproductionMaturitySpawningFecundityEggsEgg development
ReferencesAquacultureAquaculture profileStrainsGeneticsAllele frequenciesHeritabilityDiseasesProcessingMass conversion
Estimates of some properties based on models
Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805
= 0.5352 [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Bayesian length-weight: a=0.00417 (0.00158 - 0.01100), b=3.12 (2.89 - 3.35), in cm Total Length, based on LWR estimates for this (Sub)family-body shape (Ref. 93245
Trophic Level (Ref. 69278
): 4.2 ±0.73 se; Based on food items.
Resilience (Ref. 69278
): High, minimum population doubling time less than 15 months (K=0.61).
Vulnerability (Ref. 59153
): Low vulnerability (10 of 100) .