WoRMS taxon details

Pellona ditchela Valenciennes, 1847

212279  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212279)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Cuvier, G.; Valenciennes, A. (1847). Histoire naturelle des poissons. Tome vingtième. Livre vingt et unième. De la famille des Clupéoïdes. Hist. Nat. Poiss. v. 20: i-xviii + 1 p. + 1-472, Pls. 591-606.  [details]   
Description Occurs in coastal areas, entering mangrove areas and estuaries, and freshwater as well (e.g. in the Pangani River,...  
Description Occurs in coastal areas, entering mangrove areas and estuaries, and freshwater as well (e.g. in the Pangani River, Tanzania), thus apparently fully euryhaline. Marketed fresh and may be dried or salted (Ref. 5284). Regarded as an excellent bait in the tuna fishery. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Pellona ditchela Valenciennes, 1847. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212279 on 2022-12-09
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2006-12-18 14:33:13Z
changed
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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original description Cuvier, G.; Valenciennes, A. (1847). Histoire naturelle des poissons. Tome vingtième. Livre vingt et unième. De la famille des Clupéoïdes. Hist. Nat. Poiss. v. 20: i-xviii + 1 p. + 1-472, Pls. 591-606.  [details]   

original description  (of Pellona hoevenii Bleeker, 1852) Bleeker, P. (1852). Bijdrage tot de kennis der Haringachtige visschen [Clupeoïden on cover] van den Soenda-Molukschen Archipel. <em>Verhandelingen van het Bataviaasch Genootschap van Kunsten en Wetenschappen.</em> v. 24 (8): 1-48 + 49-52., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41214689 [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 Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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Description Occurs in coastal areas, entering mangrove areas and estuaries, and freshwater as well (e.g. in the Pangani River, Tanzania), thus apparently fully euryhaline. Marketed fresh and may be dried or salted (Ref. 5284). Regarded as an excellent bait in the tuna fishery. [details]
LanguageName 
English Indian pellona  [details]
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