WoRMS taxon details

Xyrichtys novacula (Linnaeus, 1758)

126971  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126971)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Coryphaena novacula Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Distribution Western Atlantic: North Carolina, USA and northern Gulf of Mexico through the Caribbean to Brazil  
Distribution Western Atlantic: North Carolina, USA and northern Gulf of Mexico through the Caribbean to Brazil [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2020). FishBase. Xyrichtys novacula (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126971 on 2020-08-10
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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original description  (of Coryphaena psittacus Linnaeus, 1766) Linnaeus, C. (1767). <i>Systema naturae per regna tria naturae: secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis.</i> Ed. 12. 1., <i>Regnum Animale. 1 & 2</i>. Holmiae, Laurentii Salvii. <em>Holmiae [Stockholm], Laurentii Salvii.</em> pp. 1-532 [1766] pp. 533-1327 [1767]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83650#5 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Coryphaena novacula Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Robins, C. R.; Ray, G. C.; Douglass, J.; Freund, R. (1986). A field guide to Atlantic coast fishes of North America. <em>Houghton Mifflin Co. Boston.</em> 1-354. [details]   

additional source McEachran, J. D. (2009). Fishes (Vertebrata: Pisces) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1223–1316 in: Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (12/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution Western Atlantic: North Carolina, USA and northern Gulf of Mexico through the Caribbean to Brazil [details]

Habitat benthic [details]
LanguageName 
Albanian peshku perlë [from synonym]peshk krëhër [from synonym]  [details]
English pearly razorfish  [details]
Hebrew להבי ים-תיכוני [from synonym]  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Κατσούλα  [details]
Spanish cuchillo perlino  [details]
Turkish ustura baligi [from synonym]  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Hemipteronotus novacula RAD117166-001)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Xyrichthys psitticus P04307 illustration)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Xyrichtys novacula USNM 405078 photograph lateral view)
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