WoRMS taxon details

Zenopsis conchifer (Lowe, 1852)

127426  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:127426)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Found near the bottom or in midwater, in small schools. Feeds on various kinds of fish (Ref. 5213).  
Description Found near the bottom or in midwater, in small schools. Feeds on various kinds of fish (Ref. 5213). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Zenopsis conchifer (Lowe, 1852). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=127426 on 2019-08-21
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2008-02-28 13:41:07Z
changed
2009-06-15 13:59:21Z
changed

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original description  (of Zenopsis figueirai Berg, 1895) Berg, C. (1895). Enumeración sistemática y sinonímica de los peces de las costas Argentina y Uruguaya. <em>Anales del Museo Nacional de Historia Natural de Buenos Aires.</em> 4: 1-120, 1 pl. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

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 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). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Found near the bottom or in midwater, in small schools. Feeds on various kinds of fish (Ref. 5213). [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 

LanguageName 
English silvery John dorybuckler dory [from synonym]  [details]
Spanish San Pedro plateado [from synonym]  [details]
Zeus conchifer
 Zeus conchifer
[image from synonym]

Zenopsis ocellata
 Zenopsis ocellata
[image from synonym]

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