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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena guachancho Cuvier, 1829 
AphiaID: 159814

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraenidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena Artedi, 1793
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena dubia Bleeker, 1863
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena guachanche Cuvier, 1829 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena guaguancho Cuvier, 1829 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyraena guentheri Haly, 1875
Sources  basis of record Fishbase, 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 editorguaguanche  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortolete  [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 (5 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (44 publications) 
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 (8 nucleotides; 6 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 on mainly on fishes belonging to the Engraulidae, Clupeidae, Lutjanidae and Synodidae families and also on shrimps from the Lolijinidae family  [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Western Atlantic: Massachusetts (USA), 39.2°N , northern Gulf of Mexico, and throughout the Caribbean Sea to Brazil [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Occurs in shallow and generally turbid coastal water over muddy bottoms, often around river estuaries. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social- Commercial fishery [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159814
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). Sphyraena guachancho Cuvier, 1829. 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=159814 on 2014-10-22
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