WoRMS taxon details

Citharichthys spilopterus Günther, 1862

159166  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159166)

accepted
Species
Citarichthys spilopterus Günther, 1862 · unaccepted (misspelling)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Günther, A. (1862). Catalogue of the Acanthopterygii, Pharyngognathi and Anacanthini in the collection of the British Museum. <em>British Museum, London.</em> v. 4: i-xxi + 1-534. [details]   
Distribution Western Atlantic: Georges Bank to the Antilles and Brazil  
Distribution Western Atlantic: Georges Bank to the Antilles and Brazil [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Citharichthys spilopterus Günther, 1862. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159166 on 2022-08-14
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original description Günther, A. (1862). Catalogue of the Acanthopterygii, Pharyngognathi and Anacanthini in the collection of the British Museum. <em>British Museum, London.</em> v. 4: i-xxi + 1-534. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2021). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (08/2021)., available online at https://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Gulf of Maine Biogeographic Information System (GMBIS) Electronic Atlas. 2002. November, 2002.  [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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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From other sources
Diet Feeds mainly on zooplankton and zoobenthos  [details]

Distribution Western Atlantic: Georges Bank to the Antilles and Brazil [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Habitat Inhabit mainly coastal waters and tidelands, but abundant in waters very near the sea to a few meters elevation with wholly freshwater ichthyofauna. [details]
LanguageName 
English bay whiff  [details]
Spanish lenguado pardo  [details]
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