WoRMS taxon details

Parastromateus niger (Bloch, 1795)

218431  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218431)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Inhabits coastal areas with muddy substrate. Found near the bottom during daytime and is near the water surface at night....  
Description 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]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Parastromateus niger (Bloch, 1795). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218431 on 2019-06-20
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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original description  (of Stromateus niger Bloch, 1795) Bloch, M. E. (1795). Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische. <em>Berlin.</em> v. 9. i-ii + 1-192, Pls. 397-429. [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Hong Kong marine fish database. <em>AFCD.</em> , available online at http://www.hk-fish.net/eng/database/index.htm [details]   

basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description 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]
 

LanguageName 
English black pomfret  [details]
Japanese クロアジモドキ  [details]
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