WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpsanus tau (Linnaeus, 1766)

158782  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158782)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus tau Linnaeus, 1766) Linnaeus, C. (1766). Systema naturae sive regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Laurentii Salvii, Holmiae. 12th ed. 1 (1): 1-532. [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Florida to Cape Cod, straying northward to Maine.  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Florida to Cape Cod, straying northward to Maine. [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Opsanus tau (Linnaeus, 1766). 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=158782 on 2018-01-20

Date
action
by
2005-05-27 07:39:43Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus tau Linnaeus, 1766) Linnaeus, C. (1766). Systema naturae sive regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Laurentii Salvii, Holmiae. 12th ed. 1 (1): 1-532. [details]   

basis of record 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 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 editorGadus tau Linnaeus, 1766) 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 editorOpsanus cerapalus Rafinesque, 1818) 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 editorDistribution Florida to Cape Cod, straying northward to Maine. [details]

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

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoroyster toadfish  [details]