Overview

Distribution

Western Atlantic: along Americas from Cape Fear (in the north) to Suriname (in the south).
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Western Atlantic: South Carolina (USA), Bermuda, Bahamas, northeastern Gulf of Mexico to Lesser Antilles (Ref. 7251), and southern Brazil (Ref. 47377).
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Physical Description

Morphology

Dorsal spines (total): 11; Dorsal soft rays (total): 11 - 12; Analspines: 4; Analsoft rays: 8
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Size

Max. size

13.0 cm SL (male/unsexed; (Ref. 47377))
  • Figueiredo, J.L. de, A.P. dos Santos, N. Yamaguti, R.A. Bernardes and C.L. Del Bianco Rossi-Wongtschowski 2002 Peixes da zona econômica exclusiva da Região Sudeste-Sul do Brasil: Levantamento com Rede de Meia-Água. São-Paulo: Editora da Universidade de São Paulo; Imprensa Oficial do Estado, 242 p. (Ref. 47377)   http://www.fishbase.org/references/FBRefSummary.php?id=47377&speccode=205 External link.
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Diagnostic Description

Usually ones small black spot present on tip of membrane between 1st and 2nd dorsal spines; nasal without spine (Ref. 13608). Snout spinules small, scales asymmetrical. Ridges on lower half of opercle numerous. Head and body salmon red with six very distinct white stripes (Ref. 37108).
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Type Information

Type for Sargocentron bullisi
Catalog Number: USNM 164980
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Fishes
Year Collected: 1951
Locality: Gulf of Mexico, Mississippi, United States, Atlantic
Vessel: Oregon
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Ecology

Habitat

Environment

reef-associated; marine; depth range 33 - 110 m (Ref. 35505)
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Depth range based on 14 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 12 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 1 - 2963
  Temperature range (°C): 4.265 - 26.954
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.248 - 21.993
  Salinity (PPS): 34.971 - 37.203
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.403 - 5.192
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.057 - 1.563
  Silicate (umol/l): 1.333 - 25.274

Graphical representation

Depth range (m): 1 - 2963

Temperature range (°C): 4.265 - 26.954

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.248 - 21.993

Salinity (PPS): 34.971 - 37.203

Oxygen (ml/l): 4.403 - 5.192

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.057 - 1.563

Silicate (umol/l): 1.333 - 25.274
 
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Statistics of barcoding coverage: Sargocentron bullisi

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLDS) Stats
Public Records: 0
Specimens with Barcodes: 3
Species With Barcodes: 1
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Conservation

Threats

Not Evaluated
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