Atractosteus tropicus Gill, 1863

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataActinopterygiiLepisosteiformesLepisosteidaeAtractosteus

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Overview

Full Name

Atractosteus tropicus Gill, 1863

Common names

  • Tropical gar eng
  • Catán spa
  • Gaspar spa
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Not marine, Freshwater

Georeferenced data

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

There are no subordinate taxa for this species.
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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Actinopterygii
order
Lepisosteiformes
family
Lepisosteidae
genus
Atractosteus
species
Atractosteus tropicus
 
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Description

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Bibliography

Anonymous (1994) Atlas pesquero de México.: Instituto Nacional de la Pesca. 234 p.

Bussing, W.A. (1998) Peces de las aguas continentales de Costa Rica [Freshwater fishes of Costa Rica]. 2nd Ed.: San José Costa Rica: Editorial de la Universidad de Costa Rica. 468 p.

Carl, H. (2003) Danish fish names.: Zoological Museum of Copenhagen. Unpublished.

Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences (2003) Chinese aquatic germplasm resources database.: http://zzzy.fishinfo.cn

Eschmeyer, W. : Catalog of fishes; California Academy of Sciences, department Ichtyology.

Ferraris, C.J. Jr. (2003) Lepisosteidae (Gars).: p. 29. In R.E. Reis, S.O. Kullander and C.J. Ferraris, Jr. (eds.) Checklist of the Freshwater Fishes of South and Central America. Porto Alegre: EDIPUCRS, Brasil.

Hanel, L. and J. Novák (2001) Ceské názvy zivocichu V. Ryby a rybovití obratlovci (Pisces) II., nozdratí (Sarcopterygii), paprskoploutví (Actinopterygii) [chrupavcití (Chondrostei), kostnatí (Neopterygii): kostlíni (Semionotiformes) - bezostní (Clupeiformes)].: Národní muzeum (zoologické oddeleí), Praha.

Kullander, S.O. (2003) List of Swedish names. CD version.: Personal communication, September 2003.

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Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.