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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMugilidae 
AphiaID: 125546

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMugiliformes (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMugiliformes
Sources  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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorharder  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormullets  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormulet  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMeeräschenUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMeeräsche  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormultefamilien  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormultefamilien  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormultar  [details]
Direct child
taxa (39)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgonostomus Bennett, 1832
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAldrichetta
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCestraeus Valenciennes, 1836
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaenomugil
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelon Artedi in Röse, 1793
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrenimugil Schultz, 1946
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJoturus Poey, 1860
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiza Jordan & Swain, 1884
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoolgarda Whitley, 1945
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMugil Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxus Günther, 1861
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeomyxus
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOedalechilus Fowler, 1903
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamugil
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhinomugil
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSicamugil
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachystoma Ogilby, 1888
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValamugil Smith, 1948
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXenomugil

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAeschirichthys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAeschrichthys MacLeay, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCestraeus Valenciennes, 1836
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAeschrichthys MacLeay, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCestraeus Valenciennes, 1836
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalus Lacepède (ex Plumier), 1800 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMugil Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCestreus Walbaum (ex Klein), 1792 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMugil Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrenimugli accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrenimugil Schultz, 1946
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDajaus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgonostomus Bennett, 1832
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEllochelon Whitley, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiza Jordan & Swain, 1884
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilimugil Whitley, 1941 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiza Jordan & Swain, 1884
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracimugil accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilimugil Whitley, 1941 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiza Jordan & Swain, 1884
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteromugil accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiza Jordan & Swain, 1884
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJuturus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJoturus Poey, 1860
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLugil accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMugil Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeomugil accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgonostomus Bennett, 1832
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNestis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAgonostomus Bennett, 1832
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlicomugil Schultz in Schultz, Herald, Lachner, Welander & Woods, 1953 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOedalechilus Fowler, 1903
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlicomungil accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlicomugil Schultz in Schultz, Herald, Lachner, Welander & Woods, 1953 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOedalechilus Fowler, 1903
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteromugil accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiza Jordan & Swain, 1884
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorQuerimana accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMugil Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSqualomugil accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhinomugil
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrializa Smith, 1948 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiza Jordan & Swain, 1884
Environment marine, brackish
Distribution 
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Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [details]
Netherlands
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGrevelingen [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOosterschelde [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWesterschelde [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Chiefly marine (coastal) and brackish water. Some in freshwater. Distribution: all tropical and temperate seas. Spinous and soft dorsal fins widely separate, the former with 4 spines. Pelvic fins subabdominal. One spine in pelvic fin; soft rays 5. Lateral line hardly visible when present. Mouth of moderate size. Toothless or teeth small. Long gill rakers. Muscular stomach; extremely long intestine. Vertebrae 24-26. About 0.9 m maximum length.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125546
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2009-06-05 08:33:13Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Mugilidae. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125546 on 2014-08-23
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