WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonacanthus ciliatus (Mitchill, 1818)

159497  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159497)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Newfoundland, Bermuda and northern Gulf of...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Newfoundland, Bermuda and northern Gulf of Mexico to Argentina [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Monacanthus ciliatus (Mitchill, 1818). 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=159497 on 2017-12-11

Date
action
by
2005-05-30 07:43:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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basis of record 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 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 editorBalistes ciliatus Mitchill, 1818) 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 editorMonacanthus davidsonii Cope, 1871) 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 editorMonacanthus occidentalis Günther, 1870) 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 editorMonacanthus piraaca Kner, 1867) 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 editorMonocanthus ciliatus (Mitchill, 1818)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Feeds on plants, algae and small crustaceans [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Newfoundland, Bermuda and northern Gulf of Mexico to Argentina [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found to 50m depths, commonly in grass beds, but also over sandy and rocky bottoms. [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social- Subsistence fishery [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Bony fishes [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfringed filefish  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlija de clavo  [details]