WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMugil curema Valenciennes, 1836

159416  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159416)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: Nova Scotia, but uncommon north of Cape Cod, Bermuda, and northern Gulf of Mexico to southern Brazil  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: Nova Scotia, but uncommon north of Cape Cod, Bermuda, and northern Gulf of Mexico to southern Brazil [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Mugil curema Valenciennes, 1836. 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=159416 on 2018-01-22

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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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basis of record Collette, B.B., and G. Klein-MacPhee (eds.). 2002. Bigelow and Schroeder's Fishes of the Gulf of Maine, 3rd edition. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington and London. 748 p. [details]   

additional source 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 Welshman, D., S. Kohler, J. Black and L. Van Guelpen. 2003. An atlas of distributions of Canadian Atlantic fishes. , available online at http://epe.lac-bac.gc.ca/100/205/301/ic/cdc/FishAtlas/default.htm [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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiza curema (Valenciennes, 1836)) 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 editorMugil metzelaari Chabanaud, 1926) 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 editorMugil petrosus Valenciennes, 1836) 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 editorMyxus harengus Günther, 1861) 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
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds on microscopic or filamentous algae and small juveniles of planktonic organisms  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: Nova Scotia, but uncommon north of Cape Cod, Bermuda, and northern Gulf of Mexico to southern Brazil [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Inhabits sandy coasts and littoral pools but also occurs in muddy bottoms of brackish lagoons and estuaries. Sometimes penetrates rivers. May also be found on coral reefs.  [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social- Commercial, fishery, aquaculture and bait [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Reproduction occurs between March and August. Spawns several million eggs provided with a notable yolk  [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochus concinnus Wilson C.B., 1911 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus bonito Wilson C.B., 1905 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucullanus djilorensis Ndew, Diouf, Ba & Morand, 2014 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDasyrhynchus pacificus Robinson, 1959 (parasite)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus atafonensis Amado & Rocha, 1997 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus bahiensis Amado & Rocha, 1997 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus caraguatatubensis Amado & Rocha, 1997 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus ecuadorensis El-Rashidy & Boxshall, 2002 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus lizae Krøyer, 1863 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus mugilis Vogt, 1877 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus nanus Beneden, 1870 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus versicolor Wilson C.B., 1911 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGyrodactylus curemae Conroy & Conroy, 1985 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaeenicus longiventris Wilson C.B., 1917 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesostephanus appendiculatoides (Price, 1934) (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeobenedenia pacifica Bravo-Hollis, 1971 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwhite mulletUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsilverside mulletUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblue-black mullet  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlisa blanca  [details]