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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobotes surinamensis (Bloch, 1790) 
AphiaID: 126973

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 editorPerciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobotidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobotes (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobotes Cuvier, 1830
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobotes Cuvier, 1830
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBodianus triourus Mitchill, 1815
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolocentrus surinamensis Bloch, 1790
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobotes auctorum Günther, 1859
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobotes citrinus Richardson, 1846
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobotes erate Cuvier, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobotes farkharii Cuvier, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobotes incurvus Richardson, 1846
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobotes somnolentus Cuvier, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobotus surinamensis (Bloch, 1790) (misspelling)
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 editortripletailUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic tripletail  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorלובוט כל-ימי  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΛοβόψαρο  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordormilona del Atlántico  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoruckuyrukUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortahta baligi  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [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]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsraeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [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]
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [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]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Indian Ocean [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus bennetti Causey, 1953 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus pagrosomi Yamaguti, 1939 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus rotundigenitalis Yü, 1933 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus monodi Brian, 1927 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernanthropus pupa Burmeister, 1833 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnuretes heckelii (Krøyer, 1863) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNothobomolochus triceros (Bassett-Smith, 1898) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetacaligus uruguayensis (Thomsen, 1949) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (56 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (208 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 (30 nucleotides; 25 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 Found in coastal waters and entering muddy estuaries. A sluggish offshore fish that often floats on its side near the surface in the company of floating objects. Occasionly drifts over reefs (Ref. 9710). The young resemble leaves. Feeds on benthic crustaceans and small fish. Sold fresh, frozen or salted. An excellent food fish. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds on benthic crustaceans and small fish  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution tropical and subtropical waters of all oceans; Western Atlantic: Massachusetts, USA and Bermuda to Argentina  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Inhabits bays and estuaries. [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social- Commercial, fishery and gamefish [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126973
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). Lobotes surinamensis (Bloch, 1790). 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=126973 on 2014-09-02
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