WoRMS taxon details

Peristedion gracile Goode & Bean, 1896

159548  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159548)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Western Atlantic: 41.9°N, USA and northern Gulf of Mexico to Campeche in Mexico; reported to extend to the West Indies,...  
Distribution Western Atlantic: 41.9°N, USA and northern Gulf of Mexico to Campeche in Mexico; reported to extend to the West Indies, and off Venezuela and Suriname [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2020). FishBase. Peristedion gracile Goode & Bean, 1896. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159548 on 2020-09-28
Date
action
by
2005-05-30 09:27:08Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (12/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

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

From other sources
Distribution Western Atlantic: 41.9°N, USA and northern Gulf of Mexico to Campeche in Mexico; reported to extend to the West Indies, and off Venezuela and Suriname [details]

Habitat Found mostly on the continental slope. [details]

Habitat benthic [details]
LanguageName 
English slender searobin  [details]
Spanish vaquita blindada flaca  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Peristedium gracilis P08294 illustration)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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