WoRMS taxon details

Lepidopus altifrons Parin & Collette, 1993

159367  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159367)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Parin, N. V.; Collette, B. B. (1993). Results of the research cruises of FRV 'Walther Herwig' to South America. LXIX. Lepidopus altifrons, a new species of cutlassfish (Pisces, Scombroidei, Trichiuridae) from the western Atlantic Ocean. <em>Archiv für Fischereiwissenschaft.</em> 41 (3): 187-195. [details]   
Distribution Western Atlantic: off the Scotian Shelf of Canada to off southern Brazil  
Distribution Western Atlantic: off the Scotian Shelf of Canada to off southern Brazil [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2020). FishBase. Lepidopus altifrons Parin & Collette, 1993. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159367 on 2020-10-01
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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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original description Parin, N. V.; Collette, B. B. (1993). Results of the research cruises of FRV 'Walther Herwig' to South America. LXIX. Lepidopus altifrons, a new species of cutlassfish (Pisces, Scombroidei, Trichiuridae) from the western Atlantic Ocean. <em>Archiv für Fischereiwissenschaft.</em> 41 (3): 187-195. [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 Moore, J. A.; Vecchione, M.; Collette, B.B.; Gibbons; R. (2002). The fauna of Bear Seamount (New England Seamount chain), and the presence of "natural invader" species. <em>ICES Annual Science Conference and ICES Centenary.</em>  [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: off the Scotian Shelf of Canada to off southern Brazil [details]

Habitat benthic [details]
LanguageName 
English crested scabbardfish  [details]
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