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Spot Croaker

Leiostomus xanthurus Lacepède 1802

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Leiostomus xanthurus (Spot Croaker) is a species of bony fish in the family Sciaenidae. It is found in marine habitat. Individuals are known to live for 4 years.

  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000447
  • Definition: An aquatic biome that comprises systems of open-ocean and unprotected coastal habitats, characterized by exposure to wave action, tidal fluctuation, and ocean currents as well as systems that largely resemble these. Water in the marine biome is generally within the salinity range of seawater: 30 to 38 ppt.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Spot Croaker