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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrorhamphosus scolopax (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 217972

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 editorSyngnathiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCentriscidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrorhamphosus (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (misspelling)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacroramphosus scolopax (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrorhamphosus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacroramphosus Lacepède, 1803
Sources 
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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsneppefisk  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlongspine spinefish  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorחרטומן-ים מצוי  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsraeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (62 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Found between the seabed and midwater on the lower continental shelf, over sand. Juveniles found in oceanic surface waters (Ref. 2683); adults normally live close to the bottom (normally in 50-150 m depth). Gregarious. Juveniles feed mainly on pelagic invertebrates, mainly copepods, while adults feed on bottom invertebrates (Ref. 6732). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217972
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-06-25 13:20:55Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2005-06-22 10:26:23Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2009-06-16 07:05:49Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Macrorhamphosus scolopax (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=217972 on 2014-07-31
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