WoRMS name details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFundulus heteroclitus (Linnaeus, 1766)

159306  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159306)

alternate representation
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence to northeastern Florida  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence to northeastern Florida [details]
Bailly, N. (2013). Fundulus heteroclitus (Linnaeus, 1766). 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=159306 on 2017-12-18

Date
action
by
2005-05-27 07:39:43Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed
2013-01-08 14:50:09Z
changed
2013-05-30 06:24:41Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorFundulus fonticola Valenciennes, 1846) Page, L.M.; Burr, B.M. (2011). A field guide to freshwater fishes of North America north of Mexico. Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 663p. [details]   

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 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 editorFundulus fonticola Valenciennes, 1846) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

context source (Introduced species) Katsanevakis, S.; Bogucarskis, K.; Gatto, F.; Vandekerkhove, J.; Deriu, I.; Cardoso A.S. (2012). Building the European Alien Species Information Network (EASIN): a novel approach for the exploration of distributed alien species data. BioInvasions Records. 1: 235-245., available online at http://easin.jrc.ec.europa.eu [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Spain (Nation) : Individual release: deliberate release by individuals [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Spain (Nation) : Fisheries: deliberate translocations of fish or shellfish to establish or support fishery [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds on crustaceans, polychaetes, insect larvae and vegetables [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence to northeastern Florida [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 saltwater marshes and tidal creeks, occasionally enters fresh water. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Scientific- Commercial [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Kingfishers, brook trout, bullfrogs, bluefish, sandbar shark [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Spawns in shallow waters from April to August, external fertilization, eggs are deposited into the shells of Modiolus demissus [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus rufimaculatus Wilson C.B., 1905 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus funduli Krøyer, 1863 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus manicatus Wilson C.B., 1911 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomalometron pallidum Stafford, 1904 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaea cyprinacea Linnaeus, 1758 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaeenicus radiatus Le Sueur, 1824 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxobolus bilineatum Bond, 1938 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpecoeloides manteri (Hunninen & Cable, 1940) Hunninen & Cable, 1941 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwingleus ancistrus Billeter, Klink & Maugel, 2000 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormummichog  [details]
French Trusted: edited by a thematic editorchoquemort  [details]