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Pseudotolithus senegalensis (Valenciennes, 1833)

Cassava croaker
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Senegal country information

Common names: Caparatte, Cassava, Fëtt
Occurrence: native
Salinity: brackish
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Uses: no uses
Comments: Occurs in the Sine-Saloum Estuary, Casamance and Senegal River (Ref. 28587). Also Ref. 4517.
National Checklist:
Country Information: https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/resources/the-world-factbook/geos/sg.html
National Fisheries Authority: http://www.refer.sn/sngal_ct/eco/oeps/
Occurrences: Occurrences Point map
Main Ref: Pandaré, D., S. Niang, H. Diadhiou and B. Capdeville, 1997
National Database:

Common names from other countries

Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | Catalog of Fishes(genus, species) | ITIS | CoL | WoRMS | Cloffa

Teleostei (teleosts) > Eupercaria/misc (Various families in series Eupercaria) > Sciaenidae (Drums or croakers)
Etymology: Pseudotolithus: Greek, pseudes = false + greek, otos = ear + Greek, lithos = stone (Ref. 45335).
  More on author: Valenciennes.

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Marine; demersal; depth range 0 - 70 m (Ref. 3593).   Tropical; 27°N - 22°S

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