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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelidonichthys capensis (Cuvier, 1829) 
AphiaID: 218120

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 editorScorpaeniformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTriglidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelidonichthys (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelidonichthys Kaup, 1873
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelidonyctis capensis (Cuvier, 1829) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrigla capensis Cuvier, 1829
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 editorCape gurnard  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernentoma asellina (Linnaeus, 1758) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus brevicaudatus A. Scott, 1901 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus curtus O. F. Müller, 1785 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus diaphanus Nordmann, 1832 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus pelamydis Krøyer, 1863 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCharopinus dubius Scott T., 1901 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus tetrodontis Barnard, 1948 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedesicaste penetrans Heller, 1865 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (10 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
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 (15 nucleotides; 8 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Found over sandy and muddy bottoms in coastal areas. Feeds on crustaceans, especially crabs (Ref. 5213). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218120
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Chelidonichthys capensis (Cuvier, 1829). 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=218120 on 2014-04-19
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