WoRMS taxon details

Gordiichthys leibyi McCosker & Böhlke, 1984

158620  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158620)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
McCosker, J. E.; Böhlke, J. E. (1984). A review of the snake eel genera Gordiichthys and Ethadophis, with descriptions of new species and comments on related Atlantic bascanichthyins (Pisces: Ophichthidae). <em>Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 136: 32-44. [details]   
Distribution Scotian Shelf to Puerto Rico  
Distribution Scotian Shelf to Puerto Rico [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Gordiichthys leibyi McCosker & Böhlke, 1984. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158620 on 2022-12-05
Date
action
by
2005-05-26 07:43:32Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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original description McCosker, J. E.; Böhlke, J. E. (1984). A review of the snake eel genera Gordiichthys and Ethadophis, with descriptions of new species and comments on related Atlantic bascanichthyins (Pisces: Ophichthidae). <em>Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 136: 32-44. [details]   

basis of record Scott, W.B.; Scott, M.G. (1988). Atlantic fishes of Canada. <em>Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences.</em> No. 219. 731 pp. [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]   

additional source Gulf of Maine Biogeographic Information System (GMBIS) Electronic Atlas. 2002. November, 2002.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
    Definitions

From other sources
Distribution Scotian Shelf to Puerto Rico [details]

Habitat Collected from sand and mud bottoms.  [details]

Habitat benthic [details]
LanguageName 
English string eelsooty eel  [details]
Spanish tieso bobo  [details]