Otoliths Summary
Sternoptyx obscura  Garman, 1899
Family: Sternoptychidae
Main ref.: (57908). Rivaton, J. and P. Bourret, 1999. Les otolithes des poissons de l’Indo-Pacifique. IRD. Doc. Sci. Tech. II 2, 378pp.
Country:New Caledonia
Scientific name used: Sternoptyx obscura
Description of Otoliths
Type Length of fish
(mm)
Length of otolith
(mm)
Height of otolith
(mm)
Face Position Picture Locality
sagitta 40  0.65  0.65  inner  left  STOBS_o1.gif I. Loyautés (NC), 0 to 400m, 06/05/71 (PELAGIA 2, CP 7)
sagitta 40  0.65  0.65  outer  right  I. Loyautés (NC), 0 to 400m, 06/05/71 (PELAGIA 2, CP 7)