WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrotula barbata (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

159067  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159067)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: 44°N to off the continental...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: 44°N to off the continental coast from Florida, USA and the Gulf of Mexico to northern South America, including islands in the Caribbean [details]
Bailly, N. (2017). Brotula barbata (Bloch & Schneider, 1801). 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=159067 on 2017-12-13

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

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

additional source Gulf of Maine Biogeographic Information System (GMBIS) Electronic Atlas. 2002. November, 2002.  [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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnchelyopus barbatus Bloch & Schneider, 1801) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Natural History Museum, London (NHM): Collections Management Database System.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: 44°N to off the continental coast from Florida, USA and the Gulf of Mexico to northern South America, including islands in the Caribbean [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat common species; adults benthopelagic down to 650 m, but most often on the continental shelf, on sandy and muddy bottoms  [details]

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

Host of
LanguageName 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorslakdolf  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbearded brotulaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic bearded brotula  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrotule barbée  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScheibenbauch  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrótula barbona  [details]