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Chelon tricuspidens (Striped mullet)

Synonyms: Heteromugil tricuspidens; Liza tricuspidens; Mugil tricuspidens
Language: Afrikaans; Chinese; Danish; Mandarin Chinese


Migration [1]  Oceano-estuarine


Parasitized by 
Hymenocotta mulli[2]
Pseudogrillotia perelica[3]


Angola; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Southeast; Benguela Current; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Western; Mozambique; South Africa; Southeast Atlantic: known only from Mossel Bay and the Kosi Estuary in South Africa. Reported from Angola (Ref. 3468) and Mozambique (Ref. 12484).;

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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
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.
3Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London