Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Clupeiformes > Chirocentridae > Chirocentrus > Chirocentrus nudus
 

Chirocentrus nudus (smooth wolf herring; Whitefin wolf-herring; Whitefin wolf herring; Tenpounder; Wolf herring; Silver bar)

Synonyms: Chirocentreus nudus
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Prey / Diet

Anchoa spinifer (Spicule anchovy)[1]
Dussumieria elopsoides (Hasselt's sprat)[2]
Equulites lineolatus (lined ponyfish)[2]
Ilisha melastoma (Indian ilisha)[2]
Lepturacanthus savala (Spiny hairtail)[2]
Sardinella gibbosa (Slender sardine)[2]
Thryssa hamiltonii (Northern anchovy)[2]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Trichiurus lepturus (Atlantic Cutlassfish)2
Trichiurus margarites (hairtail)1

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Allostomachicola secundus <Unverified Name>[3]
Pseudopecoelina chirocentrosus <Unverified Name>[3]

Distribution

Agulhas Current; Andaman Sea; Arabian Sea; Australia; Bahrain; Bangladesh; Bay of Bengal; Brunei Darussalam; Cambodia; Carigara Bay; China; Comoros; Djibouti; East Timor; Egypt; Eritrea; Gulf of Aden; Gulf of Oman; Gulf of Thailand; Hong Kong; India; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Eastern; Indian Ocean, Western; Indo-West Pacific: Red Sea and East Africa to the Solomon Islands, south to Australia (Ref. 33390). Questionably occurring in the Mascarenes (Ref. 33390). Probably similar to that of <i>Chirocentrus dorab</i>, but not always distinguished from that spe; Indo-West Pacific: Red Sea and East Africa to the Solomon Islands, south to Australia (Ref. 33390). Questionably occurring in the Mascarenes (Ref. 33390). Probably similar to that of <i>Chirocentrus dorab</i>, but not always distinguished from that species (Ref. 188).; Indonesia; Indonesian Sea; Iran (Islamic Rep. of); Iraq; Israel; Japan; Jordan; Kenya; Kuwait; Macau; Madagascar; Malaysia; Mozambique; Myanmar; North Australian Shelf; Northeast Australian Shelf; Oman; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Northwest; Pacific, Western Central; Pakistan; Papua New Guinea; Persian Gulf; Philippines; Qatar; Red Sea; Saudi Arabia; Seychelles; Singapore; Sogod Bay; Solomon Islands; Somali Coastal Current; Somalia; South Africa; South China Sea; Sri Lanka; Sudan; Sulu-Celebes Sea; Taiwan; Tanzania, United Rep. of; Thailand; United Arab Emirates; Viet Nam; Yemen;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
2Food and feeding habit of Chirocentrus nudus (Swainson, 1839) in Khuzestan coastal waters (Persian Gulf), M. Khodadadi, G. H. Mohammadi and S. Riazi, Journal of Food, Agriculture & Environment Vol.10 (1): 813-817. 2012
3Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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