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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasterosteus wheatlandi Putnam, 1867 
AphiaID: 159437

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 editorGasterosteiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasterosteidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasterosteus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGasterosteus Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  basis of record Scott, W.B. and M.G. Scott. 1988. Atlantic fishes of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences No. 219. 731 p. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblackspotted sticklebackTrusted: edited by a thematic editorblackspotted stickelback  [details]
French Trusted: edited by a thematic editorépinoche tachetée  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [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 editorThersitina gasterostei (Pagenstecher, 1861) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus manicatus Wilson C.B., 1911 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgulus canadensis Wilson C.B., 1916 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus funduli Krøyer, 1863 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (13 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (36 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 (35 nucleotides; 54 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 on small fishes, small invertebrates and eggs [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Newfoundland to Massachusetts [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Benthopelagic, coastal species found in beds of vegetation, rarely enters freshwater. [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Enters brackish waters to spawn, build nests for eggs [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159437
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-30 07:43:33Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Gasterosteus wheatlandi Putnam, 1867. 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=159437 on 2014-09-16
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