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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyprinodon variegatus Lacepède, 1803 
AphiaID: 159285

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyprinodontiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyprinodontidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCyprinodontinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyprinodon (Genus)
Status alternate representation
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyprinodon variegatus variegatus Lacepède, 1803
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyprinodon Lacepède, 1803
Sources  basis of record Robins, C.R., G.C. Ray, J. Douglass and R. Freund. 1986. A field guide to Atlantic coast fishes of North America. Houghton Mifflin Co. Boston. 354 p. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsheepshead minnow  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbolín  [details]
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taxa (2)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyprinodon variegatus variegatus Lacepède, 1803

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyprinodon variegatus artifrons Hubbs, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCyprinodon artifrons Hubbs, 1936
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus lizae Krøyer, 1863 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus manicatus Wilson C.B., 1911 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus funduli Krøyer, 1863 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (15 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (216 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (8460 nucleotides; 149 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Massachusetts, USA to northeastern Mexico [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat nektonic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159285
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 07:39:43Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
2013-01-08 14:50:09Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
2013-05-30 06:24:41Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Cyprinodon variegatus. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159285 on 2014-09-02
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