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Echeneis naucrates (White tailed remore; Suckerfish; Striped suckerfish; Slender sucking fish; Slender suckerfish; Slender sucker fish; Slender sharksucker; Sharksucker; Shark remora; Remora; Live shark-sucker; Live sharksucker; Common remora; Australian remora; Rémora; White-tailed remora; Sucking fish)

Synonyms:
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Wikipedia Abstract

The live sharksucker or slender sharksucker (Echeneis naucrates) is a species of marine fish in the family Echeneidae, the remoras.
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Attributes

Water Biome [1]  Reef, Rivers and Streams, Coastal

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Archipelago de Colon Biosphere Reserve 34336011 Galapagos Islands, Ecuador  
Canaveral National Seashore II 9090 Florida, United States
Cayos Cochinos Archipelago National Park Natural Marine Monument   Honduras  
Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary IV 2387149 Florida, United States
Tsitsikamma National Park II 34343 Southern Cape, South Africa  

Prey / Diet

Prey / Diet Overlap

Predators

Carcharias taurus (Spotted sand tiger shark)[2]

Consumers

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Florida Aquarium
John G. Shedd Aquarium
Tulsa Zoo & Living Museum
Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Ctr

Distribution

Aegean Sea; Agulhas Current; American Samoa; Angola; Anguilla; Antigua and Barbuda; Arabian Sea; Aruba; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Eastern Central; Atlantic, Northwest; Atlantic, Southeast; Atlantic, Southwest; Atlantic, Western Central; Australia; Bahamas; Barbados; Bay of Bengal; Belize; Benguela Current; Bermuda; Brazil; Bulgaria; Calamianes Islands; California Current; Canada; Canary Current; Cape Verde; Cargados Carajos; Caribbean Sea; Cayman Islands; Chagos Islands; Chilka Lake; China; Christmas Island (Aust.); Circumtropical. Western Atlantic: Nova Scotia, Canada and Bermuda to Uruguay (Ref. 7251, 26938). Eastern Central Atlantic: Madeira Island (Ref. 74541).; Colombia; Comoros; Cook Islands; Coral Sea and GBR; Cuba; Curaçao Island; Côte d'Ivoire; Djibouti; Dominica; Dominican Republic; East Brazil Shelf; East Central Australian Shelf; East China Sea; Egypt; French Guiana; Galapagos Islands; Great Barrier Reef; Grenada; Guadeloupe; Guam; Guinea; Guinea Current; Guinea-Bissau; Gulf of Aden; Gulf of Aqaba; Gulf of Oman; Guyana; Haiti; Hawaii (USA); Hong Kong; India; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Eastern; Indian Ocean, Western; Indonesia; Indonesian Sea; Insular Pacific-Hawaiian; Iran (Islamic Rep. of); Jamaica; Japan; Jordan; Kenya; Kermadec Islands; Kimbe Bay; Korea, Republic of; Kuroshio Current; Kuwait; Lagonoy Gulf; Lebanon; Lingayen Gulf; Lord Howe Island; Madagascar; Madeira Islands; Malaysia; Maldives; Malta; Marshall Islands; Martinique; Mauritania; Mauritius; Mediterranean Sea; Mediterranean and Black Sea; Micronesia,Fed.States of; Milne Bay; Montserrat; Mozambique; Myanmar; New Caledonia; New Zealand; New Zealand Shelf; Nicaragua; Niue; Norfolk Island; North Australian Shelf; North Brazil Shelf; North Marianas; Northwest Australian Shelf; Ogasawara Islands; Oman; Ormoc Bay; Pacific Central-American Coastal; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Eastern Central; Pacific, Northwest; Pacific, Southeast; Pacific, Southwest; Pacific, Western Central; Pakistan; Palau; Panay Gulf; Papua New Guinea; Peng-hu Island; Persian Gulf; Philippines; Puerto Rico; Red Sea; Ruerhmen River; Réunion; Saint Helena; Saint Kitts and Nevis; Saint Lucia; Saint Vincent & the Grenadines; Samar Sea; Samoa; San Miguel Bay; San Pedro Bay; Sao Tomé and Principe; Scotian Shelf; Sea of Marmara; Senegal; Seychelles; Shihtsao River; Shiliao River; Sierra Leone; Somali Coastal Current; Somalia; Sorsogon Bay; South Africa; South Brazil Shelf; South China Sea; Southeast U.S. Continental Shelf; Southwest Australian Shelf; Sri Lanka; Sulu-Celebes Sea; Suriname; Taiwan; Tanzania, United Rep. of; Tasman Sea; Tayabas Bay; Thailand; Tonga; Trindade Island; Trinidad and Tobago; Turkey; Turks and Caicos Is.; US Virgin Islands; USA (contiguous states); Uruguay; Venezuela; Viet Nam; Virgin Islands (UK); West Central Australian Shelf; Yellow Sea; Yemen; Ébrié Lagoon;

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Citations

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1Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at animaldiversity.org
2Jorrit 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.
3Predators of Tuna Baitfish and the Effects of Baitfishing on the Subsistence Reef Fisheries of Fiji, S.J.M. Blaber, D.A. Milton, N.J.F. Rawlinson and A. Sesewa, Tuna Baitfish in Fiji and Solomon Islands: proceedings of a workshop, Suva, Fiji, 17-18 August 1993. ACIAR Proceedings No. 52. p. 51-61
4Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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