Nemichthys scolopaceus Richardson, 1848

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataActinopterygiiAnguilliformesNemichthyidaeNemichthys

This is a particular view of Nemichthys scolopaceus

This is Nemichthys scolopaceus Richardson, 1848 as seen by GBIF Backbone Taxonomy checklist.

Overview

Full Name

Nemichthys scolopaceus Richardson, 1848

Common names

  • Atlantic snipe eel eng
  • Avocet eng
  • Brittle watersnake eng
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Marine

Distribution range

  • Present in East Pacific Source: ChecklistBank 102058476
  • Present in Indo-West Pacific Source: ChecklistBank 102058476
  • Present in Western Atlantic Ocean Source: ChecklistBank 102058476
  • Present in New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone Source: King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554.
  • Present in Portuguese Exclusive Economic Zone (Azores) Source: Borges, P.A.V., Costa, A., Cunha, R., Gabriel, R., Gonçalves, V., Martins, A.F., Melo, I., Parente, M., Raposeiro, P., Rodrigues, P., Santos, R.S., Silva, L., Vieira, P. & Vieira, V. (Eds.) (2010). A list of the terrestrial and marine biota from the Azores. Princípia, Oeiras, 432 pp.

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Subordinate taxa

Classification

There are no subordinate taxa for this species.
You can explore the higher classification on the right.

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Actinopterygii
order
Anguilliformes
family
Nemichthyidae
genus
Nemichthys
species
Nemichthys scolopaceus
 
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Description

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Bibliography

Anonymous (2000) Systematisk liste over norske fisk registert pr. 1997.: http://alun.uio.no/zoomus/generell/avdelinger/fisk/fiskeliste.html

Béarez, P. (1996) Lista de los peces marinos del Ecuador continental.: Rev. Biol. Trop. 44(2):731-741.

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

Clemens, W.A. and G.V. Wilby (1961) Fishes of the Pacific coast of Canada.: 2nd ed. Fish. Res. Bd. Canada Bull. (68):443 p.

Costa, F. (1991) Atlante dei pesci dei mari italiani.: Gruppo Ugo Mursia Editore S.p.A. Milano, Italy. 438 p.

Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013].

Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2015). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication.

Grabda, E. and T. Heese (1991) Polskie nazewnictwo popularne kraglouste i ryby. Cyclostomata et Pisces.: Wyzsza Szkola Inzynierska w Koszalinie. Koszalin, Poland. 171 p. (in Polish).

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Source information

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Record history

This record was last modified in GBIF on Nov 3, 2014. The source was last visited by GBIF on Jul 29, 2015. It was last updated according to the publisher on Feb 8, 2013.

A record will be modified by GBIF when either the source record has been changed by the publisher, or improvements in the GBIF processing warrant an update.