WoRMS taxon details

Peprilus triacanthus (Peck, 1804)

159828  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159828)

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Eastern Newfoundland to Gulf of Mexico  
Distribution Eastern Newfoundland to Gulf of Mexico [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Peprilus triacanthus (Peck, 1804). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159828 on 2019-01-20
2005-05-30 09:27:08Z
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z

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context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [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. version (10/2018)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From other sources
Diet Feeds on small fishes, squids, amphipods, shrimps and marine worms [details]

Distribution Eastern Newfoundland to Gulf of Mexico [details]

Habitat Found over the continental slope to depths of 15 m, may descend deeper in winter. [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]

Importance Social- Commercial, gamefish [details]

Predators Sharks, bluefish, silver hake, striped sea bass (for complete list, see www.fishbase.org) [details]

English shinerpumkin-seeddollarfishbutterfish  [details]
French stromatée à fossettes  [details]