WoRMS taxon details

Uraspis secunda (Poey, 1860)

159658  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159658)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Mostly oceanic and pelagic but sometimes found near bottom, often near islands. Occurs solitarily or in small schools (Ref....  
Description Mostly oceanic and pelagic but sometimes found near bottom, often near islands. Occurs solitarily or in small schools (Ref. 2850). [details]

Distribution Western Atlantic: Massachusetts, USA and northern Gulf of Mexico to Brazil. Eastern Atlantic: Mauritania to Angola   
Distribution Western Atlantic: Massachusetts, USA and northern Gulf of Mexico to Brazil. Eastern Atlantic: Mauritania to Angola  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Uraspis secunda (Poey, 1860). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159658 on 2019-11-13
Date
action
by
2005-05-30 09:27:08Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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basis of record Robins, C. R.; Ray, G. C.; Douglass, J.; Freund, R. (1986). A field guide to Atlantic coast fishes of North America. <em>Houghton Mifflin Co. Boston.</em> 1-354. [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). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Mostly oceanic and pelagic but sometimes found near bottom, often near islands. Occurs solitarily or in small schools (Ref. 2850). [details]

Distribution Western Atlantic: Massachusetts, USA and northern Gulf of Mexico to Brazil. Eastern Atlantic: Mauritania to Angola  [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]
 

LanguageName 
English cottonmouthjackcottonmouth jack  [details]
Spanish jurel volantín  [details]