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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriomma melanum (Ginsburg, 1954) 
AphiaID: 159593

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 editorPerciformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAriommatidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriomma (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriomma melanum (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriomma Jordan & Snyder, 1904
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriomma melana (Ginsburg, 1954) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAriomma multisquamis (Marchal, 1961)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCubiceps melanus Ginsburg, 1954
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacubiceps multisquamis Marchal, 1961
Sources  basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2014). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrown driftfish  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpastorcillo café  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [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]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (4 barcodes) 
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 (12 nucleotides; 9 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 mainly on small crustaceans  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: 43°N and northern Gulf of Mexico in USA to Panama, extending to the northern coast of South America  [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Inhabits deep waters, usually on soft bottoms. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social- Minor commercial fishery [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159593
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-30 09:27:08Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Ariomma melanum (Ginsburg, 1954). 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=159593 on 2014-12-25
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