Offshore Sand Lance (Ammodytes dubius)
     

Taxonomy
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Suborder: Trachinoidei
Family: Ammodytidae
Genus: Ammodytes
Species: dubius
   
Ammodytes dubius
Samantha Bosman and Steve Richardson 2006


Species Description:A dubius distribution
The offshore sand lance (Ammodytes dubius) is a member of the Ammodytidae family. Typically found offshore along the Atlantic fishing banks, often partially buried in the substrate.

Conservation Status:
Not Listed (COSEWIC 2004)