WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMenidia menidia (Linnaeus, 1766)

159228  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159228)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtherina menidia 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 southern Gulf of St. Lawrence region to Florida  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution southern Gulf of St. Lawrence region to Florida [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Menidia menidia (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=159228 on 2017-12-12

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 editorAtherina menidia 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 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 Welshman, D., S. Kohler, J. Black and L. Van Guelpen. 2003. An atlas of distributions of Canadian Atlantic fishes. , available online at http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/FishAtlas/default.htm [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 editorAtherina menidia 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 editorMenida menida (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 editorAtherina boscii Valenciennes, 1835) 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 editorAtherina notata Mitchill, 1815) 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 editorAtherina viridescens Mitchill, 1815) 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 editorMenidia dentex Goode & Bean, 1882) 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 editorMenidia notata (Mitchill, 1815)) 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 editorPhoxargyrea dayi Fowler, 1903) 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 on copepods, mysids, shrimps, small squids and marine worms  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution southern Gulf of St. Lawrence region to Florida [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Pelagic species, found on sandy seashores and in mouths of inlets. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Scientific- trout food [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction External fertilization.Spawns from March to August  [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus rapax Milne Edwards, 1840 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus manicatus Wilson C.B., 1911 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGyrodactylus patersoni King, Bentzen & Cone, 2014 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
LanguageName 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkornaarvisUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantische koornaarvis  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsperlingUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsilversideUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgreen smeldtUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic silverside  [details]
French Trusted: edited by a thematic editorcapucette  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgezeiten Ährenfisch  [details]
Menidia menidia - Atlantic silverside
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Menidia menidia - A...
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