SYNGNATHIFORMES

Mucientes, Gonzalo & Arronte, Juan Carlos, 2010, Marine fishes from Galicia (NW Spain): an updated checklist, Zootaxa 2667, pp. 1-27 : 14

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.276366

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6208161

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03856F28-FF9E-8148-14D7-FD48A652F858

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scientific name

SYNGNATHIFORMES
status

 

ORDER SYNGNATHIFORMES  

Family Fistulariidae  

* Fistularia petimba   Lacepède, 1803 — red cornetfish

Not mentioned for Galicia by Tortonese in Whitehead et al. (1986) nor Quéro et al. (2003). One specimen of 140 cm TL ( Figure 8 View FIGURE 8 ) caught on 11 May 2006, in Laxe, at the north-west coast of Galicia ( Bañón & Sande, 2008).

Family Centriscidae  

* Macroramphosus scolopax   (Linnaeus, 1758) — Snipe-fish

Family Syngnathidae  

* Hippocampus guttulatus   Cuvier, 1829 — Sea horse

* Entelurus aequoreus   (Linnaeus, 1758) — Snake pipefish

* Nerophis lumbriciformis   (Jenyns, 1835) — Worm pipefish

* Nerophis ophidion   (Linnaeus, 1758) — Straight-nosed pipefish

Syngnathus typhl   e Linnaeus, 1758 — Deep-snouted pipefish

Syngnathus phlegon Risso, 1827   — No common name

Not mentioned for Galicia neither by Dawson in Whitehead et al. (1986) nor by Quéro et al. (2003). Recorded by Lozano y Rey (1947).

* Syngnathus acus   Linnaeus, 1758 — Great pipefish

Syngnathus abaster Risso, 1827   — Black-striped pipefish