WoRMS taxon details

Canthidermis sufflamen (Mitchill, 1815)

127399  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127399)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Western Atlantic: Scotian Shelf to South America, but probably much more widespread  
Distribution Western Atlantic: Scotian Shelf to South America, but probably much more widespread [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Canthidermis sufflamen (Mitchill, 1815). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=127399 on 2018-12-12
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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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, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Gulf of Maine Biogeographic Information System (GMBIS) Electronic Atlas. 2002. November, 2002.  [details]   

additional source McEachran, J. D. (2009). Fishes (Vertebrata: Pisces) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1223–1316 in: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet Feeds mainly on large zooplankton [details]

Distribution Western Atlantic: Scotian Shelf to South America, but probably much more widespread [details]

Habitat Common near dropoffs of seaward reefs. [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Importance Social- Commercial, fishery, gamefish and aquarium fish [details]
 

LanguageName 
English ocean triggerfish  [details]
Spanish sobaco lija  [details]