WoRMS taxon details

Myrophis platyrhynchus Breder, 1927

158642  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158642)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Breder, C.M.Jr. (1927). Scientific results of the first oceanographic expedition of the "Pawnee" 1925. Fishes. <em>Bulletin of the Bingham Oceanographic Collection Yale University.</em> 1 (art. 1): 1-90. [details]   
Distribution Browns Bank to Southern Brazil  
Distribution Browns Bank to Southern Brazil [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2022). FishBase. Myrophis platyrhynchus Breder, 1927. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158642 on 2022-10-03
Date
action
by
2005-05-26 07:43:32Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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original description Breder, C.M.Jr. (1927). Scientific results of the first oceanographic expedition of the "Pawnee" 1925. Fishes. <em>Bulletin of the Bingham Oceanographic Collection Yale University.</em> 1 (art. 1): 1-90. [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

context source (Bermuda) Smith-Vaniz, W. F.; Collette, B. B.; Luckhurst, B. E (1999). Fishes of Bermuda: History, zoogeography, annotated checklist, and identification keys (American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists - Special Publication No.4) . ASIH, 424 pp. [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 Gulf of Maine Biogeographic Information System (GMBIS) Electronic Atlas. 2002. November, 2002.  [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 Browns Bank to Southern Brazil [details]

Habitat Inhabits tidal creeks or protected and semi-protected bays, never from the surf zone.  [details]

Habitat benthic [details]
LanguageName 
English broadnose worm eel  [details]
Spanish tieso chato  [details]