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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacroramphosus scolopax (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 127378

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 editorSyngnathiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCentriscidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMacroramphosinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacroramphosus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacroramphosus Lacepède, 1803
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBalistes scolopax Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCentriscus scolopax (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCentriscus squamosus Bloch, 1785
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrorhamphosus scolopax (Linnaeus, 1758) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSilurus cornutus Forsskål, 1775 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolenostomus scolopax (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 trompetë  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsneppefisk [from synonym]  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnipvis  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnipe-fishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnipefishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlongspine spinefishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlongspine snipefish  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbécasse de mer  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSchnepenfisch  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorחרטומן-ים מצוי [from synonym]  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΜπεκατσόψαρο  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortrompetfisk  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortrompetfisk  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortrompetero copete  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnäppfisk  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorboru baligi  [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]
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 [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 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]
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]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (64 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
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 (184 nucleotides; 77 proteins) 
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 editorDescription Found between the seabed and midwater on the lower continental shelf, over sand. Juveniles found in oceanic surface waters (Ref. 2683); adults normally live close to the bottom (normally in 50-150 m depth). Gregarious. Juveniles feed mainly on pelagic invertebrates, mainly copepods, while adults feed on bottom invertebrates (Ref. 6732). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Juveniles feed mainly on copepods and adults prefer bottom invertebrates  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: 42.96°N and the Greater Antilles; also northern South America and Argentina  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found between the seabed and midwater on the lower continental shelf, over sand. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social- Commercial, fishery [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction External fertilization.Spawns in January and February off the Canary Islands [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127378
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). Macroramphosus scolopax (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=127378 on 2014-08-29
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