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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFundulus diaphanus (Lesueur, 1817) 
AphiaID: 159296

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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFundulidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFundulus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFundulus Lacepède, 1803
Sources  basis of record Scott, W.B. and M.G. Scott. 1988. Atlantic fishes of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences No. 219. 731 p. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbanded killifish  [details]
French Trusted: edited by a thematic editorfondule barré  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFundulus diaphanus diaphanus (Lesueur, 1817)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
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)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (37 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (236 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (44 nucleotides; 78 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds on crustaceans, chironomid larvae, fish eggs and larvae [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Newfoundland to Peedee River in South Carolina [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Benthopelagic species, found in shallow, quiet margins of lakes and ponds often over sand or mud and often near vegetation. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Bait [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction External fertilization [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159296
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 07:39:43Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2009-06-18 08:13:48Z  checked  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Fundulus diaphanus (Lesueur, 1817). 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=159296 on 2014-07-22
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