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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthopagrus berda (Forsskål, 1775) 
AphiaID: 218588

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 editorSparidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthopagrus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthopagrus Peters, 1855
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthopagrus calamara (Valenciennes, 1830)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysophrys berda (Forsskål, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysophrys berda calamara Day, 1876
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysophrys calamara Valenciennes, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysophrys longispinnis Valenciennes, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysophrys madagascariensis Valenciennes, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysophrys robinsoni Gilchrist & Thompson, 1908
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMylio berda (Forsskål, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPagrus berda (Forsskål, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPagrus robinsoni (Gilchrist & Thompson, 1908)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparus berda Forsskål, 1775
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparus calamara Cuvier, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparus hasta Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparus longispinnis (Valenciennes, 1830)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSparus madagascariensis (Valenciennes, 1830)
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 editorpicnic seabream  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [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 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]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus lizae Krøyer, 1863 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus acanthopagri Lin, Ho & Chen, 1994 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus epidemicus Hewitt, 1971 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus epinepheli Yamaguti, 1936 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus pagrosomi Yamaguti, 1939 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus tanago Yamaguti, 1939 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColobomatus mylionus Fukui, 1965 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDermoergasilus acanthopagri Byrnes T., 1986 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErgasilus spinipes Byrnes T., 1986 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernanthropus cadenati Delamare Deboutteville & Nunes-Ruvio, 1954 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernanthropus chrysophrys Shishido, 1898 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernanthropus sarbae Kensley & Grindley, 1973 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus cossacki Bassett-Smith, 1898 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParaergasilus acanthopagri Roubal, 1981 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHamaticolax australiensis (Byrnes, 1986) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (16 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (5 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 (111 nucleotides; 36 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 on muddy and sandy bottoms of coastal waters and estuaries. Enters freshwater. Juveniles inhabit protected bays. Feeds on invertebrates, including worms, molluscs, crustaceans and echinoderms (Ref. 5213), and small fish (Ref. 3670). The flesh is excellent. Sold fresh in markets. This is a well-known angling fish in South Africa.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218588
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-06-16 06:32:24Z  changed  Fondo, Esther
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Acanthopagrus berda. 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=218588 on 2014-04-21
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