WoRMS taxon details

Sphyraena guachancho Cuvier, 1829

159814  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159814)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution Western Atlantic: Massachusetts (USA), 39.2°N , northern Gulf of Mexico, and throughout the Caribbean Sea to Brazil  
Distribution Western Atlantic: Massachusetts (USA), 39.2°N , northern Gulf of Mexico, and throughout the Caribbean Sea to Brazil [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Sphyraena guachancho Cuvier, 1829. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159814 on 2018-05-23
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). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , 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]   

basis of record  (ofSphyraena dubia Bleeker, 1863) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofSphyraena guentheri Haly, 1875) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofSphyraena guachanche Cuvier, 1829) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofSphyraena guaguancho Cuvier, 1829) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Diet Feeds on mainly on fishes belonging to the Engraulidae, Clupeidae, Lutjanidae and Synodidae families and also on shrimps from the Lolijinidae family  [details]

Distribution Western Atlantic: Massachusetts (USA), 39.2°N , northern Gulf of Mexico, and throughout the Caribbean Sea to Brazil [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Habitat Occurs in shallow and generally turbid coastal water over muddy bottoms, often around river estuaries. [details]

Importance Social- Commercial fishery [details]
 

LanguageName 
English guaguanche  [details]
Spanish tolete  [details]