WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTautoga onitis (Linnaeus, 1758)

158830  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158830)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabrus onitis Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy to South Carolina, most abundant...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy to South Carolina, most abundant between Cape Cod and Delaware Bay [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Tautoga onitis (Linnaeus, 1758). 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=158830 on 2017-12-11

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 editorLabrus onitis Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

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 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 editorLabrus onitis Linnaeus, 1758) 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 Feeds mainly on mussels, gastropods, other molluscs and crustaceans [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Bay of Fundy to South Carolina, most abundant between Cape Cod and Delaware Bay [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found close to shore to depths of 75 m over hard bottoms, occasionally enters brackish waters. [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Striped sea bass [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Spawns from April in July in groups or pairs, external fertilization [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortautogUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoroyster-fishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorchubUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblackfischUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblack porgy  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortautogue noir  [details]