WoRMS taxon details

Ocyurus chrysurus (Bloch, 1791)

159803  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159803)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution Western Atlantic: extending northward to Massachusetts, USA and Bermuda and southward to southeastern Brazil, in Gulf of...  
Distribution Western Atlantic: extending northward to Massachusetts, USA and Bermuda and southward to southeastern Brazil, in Gulf of Mexico and Antilles  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Ocyurus chrysurus (Bloch, 1791). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159803 on 2022-09-25
Date
action
by
2005-05-30 09:27:08Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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original description  (of Mesoprion aurovittatus Agassiz, 1831) Spix, J. B. von; Agassiz, L. (1829-1831). Selecta genera et species piscium quos in itinere per Brasiliam annis MDCCCXVII-MDCCCXX jussu et auspiciis Maximiliani Josephi I.... collegit et pingendos curavit Dr J. B. de Spix. <em>Monachii.</em> Part 1: i-xvi + i-ii + 1-6 + 1-82, Pls. 1-48, Part 2: 83-138, Pls. 49-101. [Part 1 published June 1829, part 2 Jan. 1831. [details]   

context source (Bermuda) Smith-Vaniz, W. F.; Collette, B. B.; Luckhurst, B. E (1999). Fishes of Bermuda: History, zoogeography, annotated checklist, and identification keys (American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists - Special Publication No.4) . ASIH, 424 pp. [details]   

basis of record 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). (2021). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (08/2021)., available online at https://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
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From other sources
Distribution Western Atlantic: extending northward to Massachusetts, USA and Bermuda and southward to southeastern Brazil, in Gulf of Mexico and Antilles  [details]

Habitat nektonic [details]
LanguageName 
English yellowtail snapper  [details]
Spanish rubia  [details]
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Ocyurus chrysurus USNM 413404 photograph lateral view)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Ocyurus chrysurus USNM 413591 photograph lateral view)
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