WoRMS taxon details

Atractoscion aequidens (Cuvier, 1830)

218634  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218634)

accepted
Species
Otolithus aequidens Cuvier, 1830 · unaccepted (synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Note Type species of the genus.  
From other sources
Type species Type species of the genus. [details]
Description Found in coastal waters, over sandy and sandy mud bottom. Juveniles enter estuaries . Adults feed on pelagic fishes at...  
Description Found in coastal waters, over sandy and sandy mud bottom. Juveniles enter estuaries . Adults feed on pelagic fishes at night. Often caught with @Umbrina canariensis@. Marketed fresh and is considered an important foodfish (Ref. 9772). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Atractoscion aequidens (Cuvier, 1830). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218634 on 2022-07-06
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed
2020-09-24 06:35:24Z
changed

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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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
    Definitions

From other sources
Description Found in coastal waters, over sandy and sandy mud bottom. Juveniles enter estuaries . Adults feed on pelagic fishes at night. Often caught with @Umbrina canariensis@. Marketed fresh and is considered an important foodfish (Ref. 9772). [details]

Type species Type species of the genus. [details]
LanguageName 
English geelbeck croaker  [details]