WoRMS name details

Gilchristella aestuarius (Gilchrist, 1913)

217443  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217443)

 unaccepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh
Not documented
Description Occurs in rivers, lakes, estuaries and lagoons, apparently able to tolerate brackishwater. Breeds throughout the year with...  
Description Occurs in rivers, lakes, estuaries and lagoons, apparently able to tolerate brackishwater. Breeds throughout the year with a peak in spring and early summer. Maturity may be attained within the first or second year and an age of up to 5 or 6 years is recorded. Feeds chiefly on zooplankton by filtering or selecting individual organisms from the water column (Ref. 7248).  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2020). FishBase. Gilchristella aestuarius (Gilchrist, 1913). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217443 on 2020-09-23
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 (12/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Occurs in rivers, lakes, estuaries and lagoons, apparently able to tolerate brackishwater. Breeds throughout the year with a peak in spring and early summer. Maturity may be attained within the first or second year and an age of up to 5 or 6 years is recorded. Feeds chiefly on zooplankton by filtering or selecting individual organisms from the water column (Ref. 7248).  [details]
LanguageName 
English Gilchrist's round herring  [details]