WoRMS taxon details

Saurida brasiliensis Norman, 1935

158756  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158756)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Norman, J. R. (1935). A revision of the Lizard-fishes of the genera Synodus, Trachinocephalus, and Saurida. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> (1): 99-135. [details]   
Distribution Western Atlantic: North Carolina, USA to central Brazil, including the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean  
Distribution Western Atlantic: North Carolina, USA to central Brazil, including the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Saurida brasiliensis Norman, 1935. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158756 on 2022-12-05
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2005-05-27 07:39:43Z
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2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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original description Norman, J. R. (1935). A revision of the Lizard-fishes of the genera Synodus, Trachinocephalus, and Saurida. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> (1): 99-135. [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 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 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
    Definitions

From other sources
Distribution Western Atlantic: North Carolina, USA to central Brazil, including the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean [details]

Habitat Found on the outer continental shelf. [details]

Habitat benthic [details]

Importance Social- Comercial, fishery [details]
LanguageName 
English largescale lizardfish  [details]
Spanish chile brasileño  [details]
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