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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGerreidae 
AphiaID: 151456

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)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes
Source  basis of record Eschmeyer, W.: Catalog of fishes; California Academy of Sciences, department Ichtyology., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormojarras  [details]
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taxa (17)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCatochaenum accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerres Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChthamalopteryx accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParequula
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiapterus Ranzani, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEqula accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEquula Cuvier, 1815 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiognathus Lacep├Ęde, 1802
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucinostomis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucinostomus Baird & Girard, 1855
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucinostomus Baird & Girard, 1855
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucynostomus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucinostomus Baird & Girard, 1855
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEugerres
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerreomorpha accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerres Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerres Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidochir (nomen nudum)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoharra accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiapterus Ranzani, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParequula
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaprion
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPertica accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerres Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUlaema
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXystaema accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerres Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Chiefly marine. In brackish water occasionally; rare in freshwater. Distribution: most tropical seas. Very protractile mouth. Head scaly but with smooth upper surface. Dorsal and anal fins with a sheath of scales along base. Gill membranes not united to isthmus. Deeply forked tail.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151456
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2005-04-06 10:22:32Z  created  Claus, Simon
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Gerreidae. 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=151456 on 2014-07-31
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