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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaurida gracilis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) 
AphiaID: 217662

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 editorAulopiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynodontidae (Family) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHarpadontinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaurida (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaurida
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaurida gracila (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaurida gracilata (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaurida gracillis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaurus gracilis Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaurus minutus Lesueur, 1825
Sources  basis of record Anon. (1996). FishBase 96 [CD-ROM]. ICLARM: Los BaƱos, 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 editorslender lizardfishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgracile lizardfish  [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]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [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]
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 editorAbasia inflata Cressey & Cressey, 1979 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus kala Lewis A.G., 1964 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaeniacanthus sauridae Yamaguti & Yamasu, 1959 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (23 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (60 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 (9 nucleotides; 8 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Common in shallow lagoons, reef flats, and sheltered seaward reefs. Inhabits areas with sandy substrate adjacent to corals. Feeds on fish and is active at night (Ref. 5213). Caught with artisanal gear. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Placed in Family Synodidae in <130> [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217662
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-06-10 06:08:33Z  changed  Fondo, Esther
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Saurida gracilis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824). 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=217662 on 2014-09-23
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