WoRMS taxon details

Equetus lanceolatus (Linnaeus, 1758)

159315  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159315)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofChaetodon lanceolatus Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Distribution Western Atlantic: Bermuda and North Carolina, USA to Bahia, Brazil. Also including Bahamas, parts of Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean   
Distribution Western Atlantic: Bermuda and North Carolina, USA to Bahia, Brazil. Also including Bahamas, parts of Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Equetus lanceolatus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159315 on 2018-02-22
Date
action
by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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original description  (ofChaetodon lanceolatus Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

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]   

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). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChaetodon lanceolatus Linnaeus, 1758) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofEques americanus Bloch, 1793) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofEques balteatus Cuvier, 1829) 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
Distribution Western Atlantic: Bermuda and North Carolina, USA to Bahia, Brazil. Also including Bahamas, parts of Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean  [details]
 

LanguageName 
English jackknife-fishJack-knifefish  [details]
Spanish payasito obispo  [details]