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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParastromateus niger (Bloch, 1795) 
AphiaID: 218431

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 editorPerciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarangidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParastromateus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParastromateus Bleeker, 1864
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParastromateus Bleeker, 1864
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApolectus niger (Bloch, 1795) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCitula halli Evermann & Seale, 1907
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFormio niger (Bloch, 1795)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParastromaeus niger Bloch, 1795 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStromateus niger Bloch, 1795
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTemnodon inornatus Kuhl & van Hasselt, 1851
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 editorblack pomfret  [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 editorReunion [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUngama Bay [from synonym] [view taxon] [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]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [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 editorBomolochus megaceros Heller, 1865 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaeenicus stromatei Gnanamuthu, 1953 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaeopoda stromatei Gnanamuthu, 1950 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeniculus stromatei Gnanamuthu, 1951 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynestius caliginus Steenstrup & Lütken, 1861 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernanthropus koenigii Steenstrup & Lütken, 1861 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThysanote appendiculata (Steenstrup & Lütken, 1861) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (83 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (12 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FAO Species fact sheets 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (65 nucleotides; 61 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Inhabits coastal areas with muddy substrate. Found near the bottom during daytime and is near the water surface at night. Normally forms large schools (Ref. 5213). Marketed fresh, may be dried or salted (Ref. 5284). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218431
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). Parastromateus niger (Bloch, 1795). 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=218431 on 2014-07-25
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