WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPristigenys alta (Gill, 1862)

159295  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159295)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: east coast of North America,...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: east coast of North America, Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean. Aside from records from Brazil (which are in error), there are no other records from South America or in eastern Atlantic waters [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Pristigenys alta. 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=159295 on 2017-12-15

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

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basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPriacanthus altus Gill, 1862) 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 editorPristigenys altas (Gill, 1862)) 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 editorDistribution Western Atlantic: east coast of North America, Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean. Aside from records from Brazil (which are in error), there are no other records from South America or in eastern Atlantic waters [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found on rocky bottoms between 5 and 200 m depth, usually solitary and possibly territorial. [details]

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

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorshort bigeye  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcatalufa de lo alto  [details]