WoRMS taxon details

Letharchus velifer Goode & Bean, 1882

158633  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158633)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Western Atlantic: North Carolina to northeastern Florida in USA and northeastern Gulf of Mexico  
Distribution Western Atlantic: North Carolina to northeastern Florida in USA and northeastern Gulf of Mexico [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Letharchus velifer Goode & Bean, 1882. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158633 on 2019-10-16
Date
action
by
2005-05-26 07:43:32Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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basis of record Robins, C. R.; Ray, G. C.; Douglass, J.; Freund, R. (1986). A field guide to Atlantic coast fishes of North America. <em>Houghton Mifflin Co. Boston.</em> 1-354. [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
Distribution Western Atlantic: North Carolina to northeastern Florida in USA and northeastern Gulf of Mexico [details]

Habitat benthic [details]
 

LanguageName 
English sailfin eel  [details]
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