WoRMS taxon details

Hyporhamphus unifasciatus (Ranzani, 1841)

159281  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159281)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Western Atlantic: from Maine (USA), Bermuda and northern Gulf of Mexico to Argentina; throughout the Caribbean   
Distribution Western Atlantic: from Maine (USA), Bermuda and northern Gulf of Mexico to Argentina; throughout the Caribbean  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Hyporhamphus unifasciatus (Ranzani, 1841). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159281 on 2018-08-21
Date
action
by
2005-05-27 07:39:43Z
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). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

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

From other sources
Diet Omnivorous, feeds on algae and other small animals  [details]

Distribution Western Atlantic: from Maine (USA), Bermuda and northern Gulf of Mexico to Argentina; throughout the Caribbean  [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Habitat An inshore, surface-dwelling species forming sizeable schools, frequently entering estuaries.  [details]
 

LanguageName 
English common halfbeakAtlantic silverstripe halfbeak  [details]
Spanish pajarito blanco del Atlántico  [details]