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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChirocentrus dorab (Forsskål, 1775) 
AphiaID: 212257

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 editorClupeiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChirocentridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChirocentrus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChirocentrus Cuvier, 1816
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChirocentrus Cuvier, 1816
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChirocentris dorab (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChirocentrus hypselosoma Bleeker, 1852
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea dentex Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClupea dorab Forsskål, 1775
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEsox chirocentrus Lacepède, 1803
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 editordorab wolf-herring  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Turkey
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTurkey (introduced: origin uncertain[details]
From other sources
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [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]
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]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRodriguez [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]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus longicaudatus Brady, 1899 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClavellopsis appendiculata Kirtisinghe, 1950 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsobranchia appendiculata Heegaard, 1947 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernanthropus chirocentrosus Tripathi, 1962 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (30 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (150 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FAO Species fact sheets 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (26 nucleotides; 48 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Occurs inshore. In Australia, it was reported in water temperatures of 26.0-29.0 °C (Ref. 4959). Feeds mainly on small fishes, but perhaps also crustaceans. Marketed fresh, frozen or dried and salted <111>. Widely distributed in the Indian and Pacific Oceans <360>. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212257
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-08-03 12:26:57Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Chirocentrus dorab. 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=212257 on 2014-10-26
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