WoRMS taxon details

Epinephelus adscensionis (Osbeck, 1765)

159351  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159351)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Western Atlantic: Massachusetts, USA and Bermuda to the Gulf of Mexico, the Caribbean and southern Brazil. Including...  
Distribution Western Atlantic: Massachusetts, USA and Bermuda to the Gulf of Mexico, the Caribbean and southern Brazil. Including Antilles and coasts of Central and South America  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Epinephelus adscensionis (Osbeck, 1765). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159351 on 2018-10-18
Date
action
by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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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). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution Western Atlantic: Massachusetts, USA and Bermuda to the Gulf of Mexico, the Caribbean and southern Brazil. Including Antilles and coasts of Central and South America  [details]

Habitat benthic [details]
 

LanguageName 
English rock hind  [details]
Spanish cabrilla payaso  [details]