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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistrio histrio (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 126533

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 editorLophiiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntennariidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntennariinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistrio (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistrio Fischer, 1813
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistrio Fischer, 1813
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntenarius mesogallicus (Valenciennes, 1837) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntennarius barbatulus (Eydoux & Souleyet, 1850)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntennarius gibbus (Mitchill, 1815)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntennarius histrio (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntennarius inops Poey, 1881
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntennarius laevigatus (Cuvier, 1817)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntennarius lioderma Bleeker, 1864
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntennarius nesogallicus (Valenciennes, 1837)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntennarius nitidus Bennett, 1827
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntennarius raninus (Tilesius, 1809)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheironectes laevigatus Cuvier, 1817 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheironectes pictus vittatus Richardson, 1844
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheironectes raninus (Tilesius, 1809)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChironectes arcticus Düben & Koren, 1846
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChironectes barbatulatus Eydoux & Souleyet, 1850 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChironectes barbatulus Eydoux & Souleyet, 1850
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChironectes gibbus (Mitchill, 1815)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChironectes histrio (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChironectes laevigatus Cuvier, 1817
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChironectes nesogallicus Valenciennes, 1837
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChironectes pictus Valenciennes, 1837
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChironectes sonntagii Müller, 1864
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChironectes sontagii Müller, 1864 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChironectes tumidus (Osbeck, 1765)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChironectes variegatus Rafinesque, 1814
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistorio gibbus (Mitchill, 1815) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistrio jagua Nichols, 1920
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistrio pictus (Valenciennes, 1837)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHistrio raninus (Tilesius, 1809)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophius calico Mitchill, 1818
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophius cocinsinensis Shaw, 1812
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophius geographicus Quoy & Gaimard, 1825
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophius gibba Mitchill, 1815 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophius gibbus Mitchill, 1815
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophius histrio Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophius histrio marmoratus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophius laevigatus (Cuvier, 1817)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophius laevis Latreille, 1804
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophius pelagicus Banks, 1962
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophius raninus Tilesius, 1809
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophius tumida Osbeck, 1765 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophius tumidus Osbeck, 1765 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeterophryne gibbo (Mitchill, 1815) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterophryne gibba (Mitchill, 1815)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterophryne historio (Linnaeus, 1758) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterophryne histrio (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterophryne laevigata (Cuvier, 1817)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterophryne laevigatus (Cuvier, 1817)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterophryne picta (Valenciennes, 1837)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterophryne ranina (Tilesius, 1809)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterophryne tumida (Osbeck, 1765)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterophryne variegatus (Rafinesque, 1814)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterophrynoides gibbus (Mitchill, 1815)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterophrynoides histrio (Linnaeus, 1758)
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 editorSargassumfish  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsargassoulke  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsargassoulke  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpez sargazo  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
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]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [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 editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [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]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPennella sagitta (Linnaeus, 1758) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (39 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (37 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 GenBank (29 nucleotides; 37 proteins) 
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 editorDescription Clings to floating @Sargassum@, commonly blown into shore and bay waters during storms (Ref. 7251). A voracious predator (Ref. 5521). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet A solitary and voracious predator  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: Scotian Shelf, Gulf of Maine, and Gulf Stream to the mouth of the Rio de la Plata, Uruguay [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Occasionally found in Canadian Atlantic waters. Found to depths of 11 m, often near surface with floating objects like Sargassum. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social- Commercial, subsistence fisheries, aquarium fish [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction External fertilization.Female produces a raft of eggs, which are inseminated by the male  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126533
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
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Histrio histrio (Linnaeus, 1758). 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=126533 on 2014-09-16
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