Environment / Climate / Range
Marine; benthopelagic; depth range 560 - 1019 m (Ref. 51652). Tropical
Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Max length : 18.1 cm SL (female)
Morphology | Morphometrics
Eastern Indian Ocean and Northwest Pacific: off Sumatra and Java in the eastern Indian Ocean and in the South China Sea.
Known from five specimens (Ref. 51652). Probably benthopelagic (Ref. 51652). Feeds on shrimps (Ref. 51652).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Yang, Y.-R., B.-G. Zeng and J.R. Paxton, 1988. Additional specimens of the deepsea fish Hispidoberyx ambagiousus (Hispidoberycidae, Berciformes [sic]) from the South China Sea, with comments on the family relationships. Jap. Soc. Ichthyol. 38:3-8. (Ref. 5589)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 96402)
CITES (Ref. 94142)
Threat to humans
Fisheries: of no interest
Common namesSynonymsMetabolismPredatorsEcotoxicologyReproductionMaturitySpawningFecundityEggsEgg development
ReferencesAquacultureAquaculture profileStrainsGeneticsAllele frequenciesHeritabilityDiseasesProcessingMass conversion
Estimates of some properties based on models
Phylogenetic diversity index (Ref. 82805
= 1.5000 [Uniqueness, from 0.5 = low to 2.0 = high].
Bayesian length-weight: a=0.01122 (0.00514 - 0.02450), b=3.04 (2.87 - 3.21), based on all LWR estimates for this body shape (Ref. 93245
Trophic Level (Ref. 69278
): 3.6 ±0.59 se; Based on food items.
Resilience (Ref. 69278
Vulnerability (Ref. 59153
): Low vulnerability (12 of 100) .