Serrivomer schmidti Bauchot-Boutin, 1953
Serrivomer schmidti
photo by Fischer, L.G.

Family:  Serrivomeridae (Sawtooth eels)
Max. size:  65.7 cm TL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  bathypelagic; depth range 0 - 2000 m
Distribution:  Eastern Atlantic: Cape Verde and Senegal (?), from Gulf of Guinea to the south. Western Atlantic: off Brazil (Ref. 47377).
Biology:  A mesopelagic species feeding on crustaceans and small fishes.
IUCN Red List Status: Not Evaluated (N.E.) Ref. (120744)
Threat to humans:  harmless
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Entered by: Binohlan, Crispina B. - 06.03.94
Modified by: Garilao, Cristina V. - 14.07.08
Checked by: Froese, Rainer - 10.06.03

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