WoRMS taxon details

Uraspis helvola (Forster, 1801)

218449  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218449)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Schooling species. Inhabits sandy bottoms at the foot of the edge of the outer reefs, continental coasts and around...  
Description Schooling species. Inhabits sandy bottoms at the foot of the edge of the outer reefs, continental coasts and around islands. Is mainly nocturnal (Ref. 4887). Marketed fresh and salted/dried (Ref. 9283). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Uraspis helvola (Forster, 1801). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218449 on 2019-12-09
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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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]   

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Schooling species. Inhabits sandy bottoms at the foot of the edge of the outer reefs, continental coasts and around islands. Is mainly nocturnal (Ref. 4887). Marketed fresh and salted/dried (Ref. 9283). [details]

Remark = Uraspis secunda [details]
 

LanguageName 
English whitemouth jack  [details]
Japanese オキアジ  [details]
Spanish jurel lengua blanca  [details]
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Uraspis helvola USNM 405224 photograph lateral view)
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