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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbula vulpes (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 212256

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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAlbuliformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAlbulidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAlbulinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbula (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbula Scopoli, 1777
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbula Scopoli, 1777
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbula conorynchus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbula goreensis Valenciennes, 1847
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbula lacustris Walbaum, 1792
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbula parrae Valenciennes, 1847
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbula plumieri Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbula rostrata Gray, 1854
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmia immaculata Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorButyrinus bananus Lacepède, 1803
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea brasiliensis Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea macrocephala Lacepède, 1803
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngraulis bahiensis Spix, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEngraulis sericus Spix, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsox vulpes Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsunculus costai Kaup, 1856
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGlossodus forskalii Spix & Agassiz, 1829
Sources  basis of record Anon. (1996). FishBase 96 [CD-ROM]. ICLARM: Los Baños, Philippines. 1 cd-rom pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbonefish  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormacabí  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [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]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (173 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (250 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 (99 nucleotides; 79 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Distribution: cosmopolitan in tropical seas (Losse, 1968).
Look up in FishBase [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution off Emerald Bank to Brazil [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Inhabits shallow coastal waters, estuaries and bays, over sand and mud bottoms.  [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social - Minor Commercial, gamefish [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212256
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2001-11-01 11:37:13Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-04-27 11:38:17Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Albula vulpes (Linnaeus, 1758). 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=212256 on 2014-09-17
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