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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatybelone argalus (Lesueur, 1821) 
AphiaID: 126377

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 editorBeloniformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBelonidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatybelone (Genus)
Status alternate representation
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatybelone argalus argalus (Lesueur, 1821)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatybelone Fowler, 1919
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatybelone aegulus
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 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkeeltail needlefish  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoragujón de quilla  [details]
Direct child
taxa

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatybelone argalus annobonensis Collette & Parin, 1970
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatybelone argalus argalus (Lesueur, 1821)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatybelone argalus lovii (Günther, 1866)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatybelone argalus platura (Rüppell, 1837)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatybelone argalus platyura (Bennett, 1832)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatybelone argalus pterura (Osburn & Nichols, 1916)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatybelone argalus trachura (Valenciennes, 1846)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochus bellones Burmeister, 1833 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligodes laciniatus (Krøyer, 1863) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernanthropus tylosuri Richiardi, 1880 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaeolophus sultanus (Milne Edwards, 1840) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNothobomolochus gibber (Shiino, 1957) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParabomolochus constrictus Cressey & Collette, 1970 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernanthropus belones Krøyer, 1863 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParabomolochus bellones (Burmeister, 1833) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (9 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (7 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: North Carolina, USA to Brazil  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat nektonic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126377
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
2013-01-08 14:50:09Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
2013-05-30 06:55:16Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Platybelone argalus (Lesueur, 1821). 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=126377 on 2014-04-24
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