WoRMS name details

Stolephorus commersonii Lacepède, 1803

212285  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212285)

 unaccepted (misspelling)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh
Not documented
Description A schooling fish found in coastal waters, apparently entering brackish water. Occurs in Godavari estuary, India, from...  
Description A schooling fish found in coastal waters, apparently entering brackish water. Occurs in Godavari estuary, India, from February to June in salinities of 19.6-32.0 ppt, but almost totally absent in subsequent flood season. Feeds on surface plankton, primarily copepods and prawn larvae. Eggs are oval with a knob. Used for food and fish meal (Ref. 4537). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Stolephorus commersonii Lacepède, 1803. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212285 on 2019-05-22
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2006-12-18 14:33:13Z
changed
2008-02-28 13:41:07Z
changed

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basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description A schooling fish found in coastal waters, apparently entering brackish water. Occurs in Godavari estuary, India, from February to June in salinities of 19.6-32.0 ppt, but almost totally absent in subsequent flood season. Feeds on surface plankton, primarily copepods and prawn larvae. Eggs are oval with a knob. Used for food and fish meal (Ref. 4537). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Commerson's anchovy  [details]