Strongylura timucu (Walbaum, 1792)

Angulo, Arturo, 2021, New records and range extensions to the Costa Rican freshwater fish fauna, with an updated checklist, Zootaxa 5083 (1), pp. 1-72 : 58

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Strongylura timucu (Walbaum, 1792)


Strongylura timucu (Walbaum, 1792) .

Timucu Needlefish; Agujón Timucú, El Timucú.

Distribution: Global: Western Atlantic Ocean; from Florida, USA, to southern Brazil; entering estuaries and littoral lagoons and ascending river courses; Costa Rica: To and Ma (Atlantic), 0– 13 m.a.s.l., Per, Dia.

Occurrence and conservation status: Nat, LC.

References: Angulo et al. (2013: 997; listed, including taxonomic information and distributional data) and Robertson & Van Tassell (2019: 3316; detailed description, including illustrations, information on distribution, with a map, and ecology).