WoRMS taxon details

Scophthalmus aquosus (Mitchill, 1815)

158907  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158907)

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence to northern Florida  
Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence to northern Florida [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Scophthalmus aquosus (Mitchill, 1815). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158907 on 2018-12-16
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z

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context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. <em>Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.</em> No. 219. 731 pp. [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From other sources
Diet Feeds on mysids, shrimps, tomcod, smelt, hake, pollock, striped sea bass and herring [details]

Distribution Gulf of St. Lawrence to northern Florida [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Habitat Found to depths of 45 m on sand bottoms. [details]

Importance Social- Commercial  [details]

Predators Atlantic cod, American angler, summer flounder, cobia, black sea bass, piked dogfish [details]

Reproduction Spawns in late spring and summer in the Gulf of Maine [details]

English windowpanewindow panesand flounder  [details]
French turbot de sable  [details]