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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMorone americana (Gmelin, 1789) 
AphiaID: 151177

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 editorMoronidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMorone (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMorone Mitchill, 1814
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMorone americanus (Gmelin, 1789) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMorone pallida Mitchill, 1814
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMorone rufa Mitchill, 1814 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerca americana Gmelin, 1789 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerca immaculata Walbaum, 1792
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRoccus americanus (Gmelin, 1789)
Sources  original description Gmelin, J.F. (1789). Caroli a Linné ... Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species; cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decimo tertia, aucta, reformata. 3 vols. in 9 parts. Lipsiae, 1788-93. v. 1 (pt 3), pp 1033-1516. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoramerikaanse baars [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikaanse baars  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwhite perchUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsea perch  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbaret  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus labracis Krøyer, 1863 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus arthrosis Roberts, 1969 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus confusus Bere, 1931 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus luciopercarum Henderson, 1926 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaea cruciata (Le Sueur, 1824) [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (38 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (228 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 (71 nucleotides; 38 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Juveniles feed on plankton, adults prefer aquatic insects, crustaceans, fish eggs, smelt, yellow perch, elvers, and their own young [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Lake Ontario drainage in Quebec to Peedee River, Gulf of St. Lawrence to South Carolina [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Anadromous species, prefer mud bottoms, found to depths of 10 m; landlock populations also exist. [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 Striped bass, walleye, bluefish, gray weakfish [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Sexually mature at 3 years; spawn in fresh or slightly brackish waters, lay eggs onto bottom Substrate [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151177
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-05 14:30:18Z  created  Claus, Simon
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Morone americana (Gmelin, 1789). 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=151177 on 2014-07-29
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