Lepidotrigla faurei   Gilchrist and Thompson,  1914 (Fish)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order:Scorpaeniformes
Family:Triglidae

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Description
Size: Max. length 18.0 cm TL male/unsexed

Dorsal spines (total): 8 - 9; Dorsal soft rays (total): 15 - 17; Anal spines: 0; Anal soft rays: 15 - 16.


Synonym (s)
Lepidotrigla natalensis Gilchrist & Thompson, 1914
(Junior synonym)
Lepidotrigla stigmapteron Fowler, 1934
(Junior synonym)

Common Name (s)
• Prickly Gurnard (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Demersal

Biogeography


• INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • (2003) Catalog of fishes Available at - http://www.calacademy.org/research/ichthyology/catalog/
  • Hussain, SM Brief report on biodiversity in the coastal areas of Pakistan p 113
  • Froese, R and Pauly, D (2000) Fishbase 2000: Concepts, design and data sources ICLARM 344 pp Available at - http://www.fishbase.org
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

Page last updated on:2010-05-04

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