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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDactylopterus volitans (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 127232

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 editorScorpaeniformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDactylopteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDactylopterus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDactylopterus Lacepède, 1801
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallionymus pelagicus Rafinesque, 1818
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalacanthus spinarella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalacanthus volitans (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDactilopterus volitans (Linnaeus, 1758) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDactylopterus blochii Swainson, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDactylopterus communis Owen, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDactylopterus fasciatus Swainson, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDactylopterus occidentalis Swainson, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDactylopterus spinarella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDactylopterus tentaculatus Swainson, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDactylopterus vulgaris Steindachner, 1867
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasterosteus spinarella Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonocephalus macrocephalus Gronow, 1854
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolynemus sexradiatus Mitchill, 1818
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrigla fasciata Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrigla volitans 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 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpeshku gjel fluturuesUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgishtflatrori  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorflying gurnard  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorטיר ים-תיכוני  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΚόκκινο χελιδονόψαρο  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorДолгопер средиземноморский  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoralón volador  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorucan kirlangic baligi  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorДовгопер середземноморський  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Black Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBlack Sea [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [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]
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]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrbitacolax dactylopterusi (Carvalho, 1958) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (55 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (258 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 (47 nucleotides; 28 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
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 editorDiet Feeds on crustaceans, especially crabs, clams and small fishes [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Massachusetts and Gulf of Mexico to Argentina [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found at depths of 1- 100 m over sand, mud or rocky botoms. [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social- Minor commercial, gamefish [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Sea birds and bony fishes [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127232
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). Dactylopterus volitans (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=127232 on 2014-09-30
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