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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgyrosomus hololepidotus (Lacepède, 1801) 
AphiaID: 218632

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 editorSciaenidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgyrosomus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgyrosomus hololepidotus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgyrosomus De la Pylaie, 1835
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgiosomus hololepidotus (Lacepède, 1801) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgyrosoma hololepidotum (Lacepède, 1801) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgyrosoma hololepidotus (Lacepède, 1801) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgyrosomus hololepidotum (Lacepède, 1801) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJohnius hololepidotus (Lacepède, 1801)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabrus hololepidotus Lacepède, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudosciaena hololepidota (Lacepède, 1801)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSciaena hololepidota Smith, 1842
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSciaena hololepidotus Smith, 1842
Source  basis of record Froese, R. and 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 editorsouthern meagre  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeobrachiella chevreuxii (Van Beneden, 1891) [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernanthropus gisleri Van Beneden, 1852 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus pagrosomi Yamaguti, 1939 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSciaenophilus benedeni (Bassett-Smith, 1898) [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParabrachiella chevreuxii (Van Beneden, 1891) [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (6 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 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 (7 nucleotides; 5 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Found in lower reaches of rivers, estuaries, rocky reefs, ocean beaches and on the continental shelf down to 150 m (Ref. 9772). Caught near the bottom and in mid-water between 13° and 24°C. Feeds on fishes, crabs, prawns, and worms (Ref. 9772). Spawning takes place near estuaries (Ref. 9987). Spawns from spring to autumn. Also caught with bottom set gillnets, haul nets, beach seines, and handlines (Ref. 9772). An important foodfish. Utilized fresh for steaming, pan-frying, broiling and baking (Ref. 9987). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Date Eschmeyer, pers. comm. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218632
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). Argyrosomus hololepidotus (Lacepède, 1801). 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=218632 on 2014-12-22
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