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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLopholatilus chamaeleonticeps Goode & Bean, 1879 
AphiaID: 159406

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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMalacanthidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLatilinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLopholatilus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLopholatilus chamaeleonticeps (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLopholatilus Goode & Bean, 1879
Sources  basis of record Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. 2014. FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortegelvis  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortilefish  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorconejo amarillo  [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 editorAcanthochondria exilipes Wilson C.B., 1932 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachiella mitrata Wilson C.B., 1915 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (5 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (82 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 (9 nucleotides; 6 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 mainly on shrimp and crabs, but also takes fish, squid, bivalves and holothurians [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: Nova Scotia, Canada to southern Florida, USA and Gulf of Mexico. Probably throughout the northern coast of South America and the Caribbean [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Most common around 200 m, usually over mud or sand bottom and occasionally over rough bottom. [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social- Minor Commercial, fishery and gamefish [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159406
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). Lopholatilus chamaeleonticeps Goode & Bean, 1879. 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=159406 on 2014-11-28
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