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Argentina elongata  Hutton, 1879

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Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Osmeriformes (Smelts) > Argentinidae (Argentines or herring smelts)
Etymology: Argentina: Latin, argentus = silver (Ref. 45335).

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Marine; demersal; depth range 69 - 600 m (Ref. 58489).   Temperate, preferred ?

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Southwest Pacific: New Zealand and southern Australia.

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Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Common length : 25.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 9258)

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Occurs in offshore waters (Ref. 9258). Reported from depths between 69 m (Ref. 58489) and 600 m (Ref. 9258).

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Armitage, R.O., D.A. Payne, G.J. Lockley, H.M. Currie, R.L. Colban, B.G. Lamb and L.J. Paul (eds.), 1994. Guide book to New Zealand commercial fish species. Revised edition. New Zealand Fishing Industry Board, Wellington, New Zealand, 216 p. (Ref. 9258)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 115185)

CITES (Ref. 94142)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




Human uses

Fisheries: minor commercial
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