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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerres oyena (Forsskål, 1775) 
AphiaID: 218535

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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGerreidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerres (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerres Quoy & Gaimard, 1824
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiapterus kapas (Bleeker, 1851)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiapterus oyena (Forsskål, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerreomorpha rostrata Alleyne & MacLeay, 1877
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerres australis Castelnau, 1875
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerres carinatus Alleyne & MacLeay, 1877
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerres kapas Bleeker, 1851
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerres oynea (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerres socotranus Steindachner, 1902
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGerres splendens De Vis, 1884
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabrus oeyena Forsskål, 1775
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabrus oyena Forsskål, 1775
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabrus öyena Forsskål, 1775 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSmaris oyena (Forsskål, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXystaema kapas (Bleeker, 1851)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXystaema oyena (Forsskål, 1775)
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 editorslenderspine mojarraUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSingapore silver-biddy [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcommon silver-biddy  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [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 editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGazi Bay [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMtwapa [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUngama Bay [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]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [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]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Africa [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (25 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (68 publications) 
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 (10 nucleotides; 10 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 along the coast and also in estuaries and saltwater lagoons (Ref. 5213). Feeds on small organisms living on sandy bottoms. Used for fishmeal and duck food. Sold fresh in markets. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218535
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-06-12 08:24:17Z  changed  Fondo, Esther
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Gerres oyena (Forsskål, 1775). 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=218535 on 2014-10-22
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