WoRMS taxon details

Prionotus carolinus (Linnaeus, 1771)

159571  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159571)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofTrigla carolina Linnaeus, 1771) Linnaeus C. (1771). <i>Mantissa Plantarum</i>: 143-588. Holmiae. 588 pp. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/209395#page/5/mode/1up [details]   
Distribution Nova Scotia to central Florida  
Distribution Nova Scotia to central Florida [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Prionotus carolinus (Linnaeus, 1771). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159571 on 2018-11-18
Date
action
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2005-05-30 09:27:08Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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original description  (ofTrigla carolina Linnaeus, 1771) Linnaeus C. (1771). <i>Mantissa Plantarum</i>: 143-588. Holmiae. 588 pp. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/209395#page/5/mode/1up [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 Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet Feeds on shrimp, crabs, squids, bivalves and small fishes [details]

Distribution Nova Scotia to central Florida [details]

Habitat Found over sandy bottoms at depths of 15- 170 m. [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Importance Scientific- Food, fish meal, fishing bait, pet food and fertilizer [details]

Reproduction Spawn May to October in estuarine environments [details]
 

LanguageName 
English northern searobin  [details]