WoRMS taxon details

Morone saxatilis (Walbaum, 1792)

151179  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151179)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Artedi, P.; Linnaeus, C. V.; Walbaum, J. J. (1792). Petri Artedi Sueci Genera piscium : in quibus systema totum ichthyologiae proponitur cum classibus, ordinibus, generum characteribus, specierum differentiis, observationibus plurimis : redactis speciebus 242 ad genera 52 : Ichthyologiae. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/61537#/summary [details]   
Distribution St. Lawrence River to northern Gulf of Mexico  
Distribution St. Lawrence River to northern Gulf of Mexico [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Morone saxatilis (Walbaum, 1792). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151179 on 2018-12-13
Date
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2005-04-05 14:30:18Z
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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original description Artedi, P.; Linnaeus, C. V.; Walbaum, J. J. (1792). Petri Artedi Sueci Genera piscium : in quibus systema totum ichthyologiae proponitur cum classibus, ordinibus, generum characteribus, specierum differentiis, observationibus plurimis : redactis speciebus 242 ad genera 52 : Ichthyologiae. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/61537#/summary [details]   

original description  (ofRoccus striatus Mitchill, 1814) Mitchill, S.L. (1814). Report, in part, of Samuel L. Mitchill, M. D., ... on the fishes of New-York. New York. 1-28. [details]   

context source (Introduced species) Molnar, J. L.; Gamboa, R. L.; Revenga, C.; Spalding, M. D. (2008). Assessing the global threat of invasive species to marine biodiversity. <em>Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment.</em> 6(9): 485-492., available online at https://www.conservationgateway.org/ConservationPractices/Marine/Pages/marineinvasives.aspx [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2018). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

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

additional source Collette, B.B., and G. Klein-MacPhee (eds.). 2002. Bigelow and Schroeder's Fishes of the Gulf of Maine, 3rd edition. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington and London. 748 p. [details]   

additional source Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. <em>Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.</em> No. 219. 731 pp. [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 Lutaenko, K.A.; Furota, T.; Nakayama; S.; Shin, K.; Xu, J. (2013). Atlas of Marine Invasive Species in the NOWPAP Region. Beijing: NOWPAP DINRAC (Northwest Pacific Action Plan, Data and Information Network Regional Center). 189 pp. [details]  OpenAccess publication 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet Larvae feed on zooplankton, juvenile diet consists of small shrimp and other crustaceans, annelid worms and insects, adults prefer a variety of fishes and invertebraes, mainly crustaceans [details]

Distribution St. Lawrence River to northern Gulf of Mexico [details]

Habitat Anadromous species; found to depths of 30 m in cool bays and rivers. [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Importance Social- Minor commercial, gamefish, aquaculture [details]

Predators Sea lamprey, tomcod, cod, Atlantic hake, bluefish [details]

Reproduction Move upriver in spring to spawn, landlock populations also exist, external fertilization [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch gestreepte baars  [details]
English striped basssquid-houndsrock (fish)green heads  [details]
French bar rayé  [details]
Russian Окунь полосатый  [details]
Spanish lobina estriada  [details]
Ukrainian Окунь смугастий  [details]