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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiostomus xanthurus Lacepède, 1802 
AphiaID: 159322

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 editorPerciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSciaenidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiostomus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiostomus xanthurus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiostomus Lacepède, 1802
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiostomus humeralis Cuvier, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMugil obliquus Mitchill, 1814
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerca edentula Bosc, 1802
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSciaena multifasciata Lesueur, 1821
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 editorspot croakerUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspotUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlafayette  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcroca  [details]
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 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)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus sciaenops Pearse, 1952 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus mugilis Vogt, 1877 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (27 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (177 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 (29 nucleotides; 28 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: Massachusetts Bay to northern Mexico; absent in southern Florida.  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat benthic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159322
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Leiostomus xanthurus Lacepède, 1802. 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=159322 on 2014-12-29
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