WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrevoortia tyrannus (Latrobe, 1802)

158691  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158691)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Nova Scotia southward to Indian River, Florida  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Nova Scotia southward to Indian River, Florida [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Brevoortia tyrannus. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158691 on 2017-12-15

Date
action
by
2005-05-26 07:43:32Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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basis of record Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. No. 219. 731 pp. [details]   

additional source Smith, J.W. 1999. Distribution of Atlantic menhaden, Brevoortia tyrannus, purse- seine sets and catches from southern New England to North Carolina, 1985- 96. NOAA Technical Reports NMFS 144. 22 p. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea carolinensis Gray, 1854) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea menhaden Mitchill, 1814) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea neglecta Rafinesque, 1818) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea tyrannus Latrobe, 1802) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feed on zooplankton and phytoplankton, especially diatoms and copepods [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Nova Scotia southward to Indian River, Florida [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat nektonic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found to depths of 20 m. Move from enclosed, coastal waters to deeper waters in winter. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social- Highly commercial [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Pollock, seabirds, whales and porpoises [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Spawn throughout the year, external fertilization; nursery areas in estuaries  [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochus teres Wilson C.B., 1911 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus chelifer Wilson C.B., 1905 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClavellisa spinosa Wilson C.B., 1915 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaeenicus radiatus Le Sueur, 1824 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernanthropus brevoortiae Rathbun, 1887 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNothobomolochus teres (Wilson C.B., 1911) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
LanguageName 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorshadineUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoroceaanforelUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmerikaanse sardine  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormossbunkerUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbug fishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic menhaden  [details]