WoRMS taxon details

Cubiceps pauciradiatus Günther, 1872

159424  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159424)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution circumtropical; Western Atlantic: Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean   
Distribution circumtropical; Western Atlantic: Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Cubiceps pauciradiatus Günther, 1872. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159424 on 2019-11-13
Date
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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. <em>Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.</em> No. 219. 731 pp. [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). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Gulf of Maine Biogeographic Information System (GMBIS) Electronic Atlas. 2002. November, 2002.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet Adults feed mainly on salps  [details]

Distribution circumtropical; Western Atlantic: Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean  [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Habitat Occurs from the border of the continental shelf to about 1,000 m depth. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English bigeye cigarfish  [details]
Japanese ホソオキメダイ  [details]
Spanish derivante ojón  [details]
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Cubiceps pauciradiatus USNM 405003 photograph lateral view)
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