WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchosargus probatocephalus (Walbaum, 1792)

159238  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159238)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: Nova Scotia, Canada and...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: Nova Scotia, Canada and northern Gulf of Mexico to Brazil; absent in the Bahamas and West Indies; also absent in Bermuda, Grenada  [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Archosargus probatocephalus (Walbaum, 1792). 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=159238 on 2017-12-11

Date
action
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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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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 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). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparus probatocephalus Walbaum, 1792) 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 editorArchosargus aries (Valenciennes, 1830)) 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 editorSargus aries Valenciennes, 1830) 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 editorArchosargus oviceps Ginsburg, 1952) 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 mollusks and crustaceans [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: Nova Scotia, Canada and northern Gulf of Mexico to Brazil; absent in the Bahamas and West Indies; also absent in Bermuda, Grenada  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Inhabits bays and estuaries. Freely enters brackish waters; sometimes enters freshwaters.  [details]

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

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

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnuretes brevis Pearse, 1951 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochus exilipes Wilson C.B., 1911 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardicola langeli Bullard, 2013 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassicutis archosargi Sparks & Thatcher, 1960 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernanthropus caudatus Wilson C.B., 1922 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsheepshead  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsargo chopa  [details]