WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristis pectinata Latham, 1794

105848 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:105848)
accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Inhabits mainly inshore coastal waters, also...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Inhabits mainly inshore coastal waters, also around offlying islands. Commonly seen in estuaries, lagoons, river mouths and even freshwater. Adapted to water temperatures of 16° to 30°C. Uses its saw to stir the bottom when feeding on bottom invertebrates and to kill pelagic fishes (Ref. 9859). Ovoviviparous, with gravid females containing about 15-20 embryos. Saws serving as trophies or taken by tourists as souvenirs. Young are utilized as food in the Western Atlantic (Ref. 9859). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution N.C. (rarely N.Y.), Bermuda, and n. Gulf of...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution N.C. (rarely N.Y.), Bermuda, and n. Gulf of Mexico to Brazil [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Pristis pectinata Latham, 1794. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=105848 on 2017-11-24

Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Robins, C.R., G.C. Ray, J. Douglass and R. Freund. 1986. A field guide to Atlantic coast fishes of North America. Houghton Mifflin Co. Boston. 354 p. [details]   

additional source McEachran, J. D. (2009). Fishes (Vertebrata: Pisces) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1223–1316 in: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Ben Rais Lasram, F.; Mouillot, D. (2008). Increasing southern invasion enhances congruence between endemic and exotic Mediterranean fish fauna. Biological Invasions. 11(3): 697-711., available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s10530-008-9284-4 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristis acutirostris Duméril, 1865) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristis annandalei Chaudhuri, 1908) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristis granulosa Bloch & Schneider, 1801) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristis leptodon Duméril, 1865) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristis megalodon Duméril, 1865) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristis occa (Duméril, 1865)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristis pectinatus Latham, 1794) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristis serra Bloch & Schneider, 1801) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristobatus occa Duméril, 1865) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristis woermanni Fischer, 1884) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristis evermanni Fischer, 1884) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Inhabits mainly inshore coastal waters, also around offlying islands. Commonly seen in estuaries, lagoons, river mouths and even freshwater. Adapted to water temperatures of 16° to 30°C. Uses its saw to stir the bottom when feeding on bottom invertebrates and to kill pelagic fishes (Ref. 9859). Ovoviviparous, with gravid females containing about 15-20 embryos. Saws serving as trophies or taken by tourists as souvenirs. Young are utilized as food in the Western Atlantic (Ref. 9859). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution N.C. (rarely N.Y.), Bermuda, and n. Gulf of Mexico to Brazil [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat benthic [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmalltooth sawfish  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSägefischUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKleinzahn-SägerochenUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKammsägefisch  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorמסורן ארך-שן  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpaprastoji pjūklažuvė  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpiła drobnozębna  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorпилорыл гребенчатый  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpez sierra peineUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpez sierraUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpez peine  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorince dişli testere balığı  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorРиба-пилка дрібнозуба  [details]