WoRMS taxon details

Mycteroperca phenax Jordan & Swain, 1884

159233  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159233)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution West Atlantic: Gulf of Mexico and east coast of U.S. from North Carolina to Key West and along the southern shore of the...  
Distribution West Atlantic: Gulf of Mexico and east coast of U.S. from North Carolina to Key West and along the southern shore of the Caribbean Sea. Juveniles are occasionally found as far north as Masachusetts.  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2020). FishBase. Mycteroperca phenax Jordan & Swain, 1884. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159233 on 2020-10-22
Date
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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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basis of record Robins, C. R.; Ray, G. C.; Douglass, J.; Freund, R. (1986). A field guide to Atlantic coast fishes of North America. <em>Houghton Mifflin Co. Boston.</em> 1-354. [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]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (12/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution West Atlantic: Gulf of Mexico and east coast of U.S. from North Carolina to Key West and along the southern shore of the Caribbean Sea. Juveniles are occasionally found as far north as Masachusetts.  [details]
LanguageName 
English scamp  [details]
Spanish abadejo garropa  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Mycteroperca falcata phenax P09666 illustration)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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