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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysoblephus laticeps (Valenciennes, 1830) 
AphiaID: 218599

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 editorChrysoblephus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysoblephus laticeps (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysoblephus Swainson, 1839
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysoblephus algoensis (Castelnau, 1861)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysophrys algoensis Castelnau, 1861
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysophrys laticeps Valenciennes, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChrysophrys pugicephalus Gilchrist & Thompson, 1909
Source  basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2014). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]

Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRoman seabream  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius (doubtful[details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClavellotis sargi (Kurz, 1877) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (26 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 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 (167 nucleotides; 4 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Occurs above rocky bottoms in deepish water to 100 m but often caught from shore. Juveniles occur in shallow-water beds of seaweed where they feed on minute crustacean (Ref. 3670). Feeds on molluscs, crustaceans, worms and fish. Sold fresh in markets (Ref. 3507). Voracious but sluggish, takes any bait. Flesh is good (Ref. 3198). [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218599
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). Chrysoblephus laticeps. 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=218599 on 2014-12-29
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