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Life Science Identifier (LSID):

urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:286c4380-b476-4d99-805a-abbc52ff39ee

LSIDs are persistent, location-independent,resource identifiers for uniquely naming biologically significant resources including species names, concepts, occurrences, genes or proteins, or data objects that encode information about them. To put it simply, LSIDs are a way to identify and locate pieces of biological information on the web.

Data Links

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WMS

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http://biocache.ala.org.au/ws/ogc/ows?q=species:Nematalosa erebi
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Description

The Bony Bream is a medium size deep bodied fish that commonly grows to 200 mm, but may reach 470 mm. They are silvery coloured with a greenish or greyish tinge across their backs. Adults will sometimes also have some red colouration on their snout and belly. Their fins are clear. Bony bream can be distinguished from most other fishes by the elongated last ray of their dorsal fin and the distinctive keel like structure formed by the scales on the bottom edge of the belly.... source: Australian Biological Resources Study - Species Bank

A deep bodied, laterally compressed fish with a blunt snout. Spineless dorsal fin with the posterior ray developedinto a long filament. Usually silver overall, sometimes grey to greenish dorsally. In Victoria it has been reported to develop a rusty red tinge especially around the mouth which is thought to be related to breeding. ... source: Wikipedia

The Bony Bream is a relatively deep-bodied,

species with a blunt snout and bony toothless lower jaw. The scales along both the midline of the belly and the dorsal margin of the body in front of the dorsal fin, form a sharp serrate ridge. The last ray of the dorsal fin forms a long filament that may reach the base of the tail. ... source: Australian Museum Factsheets

Online resources

ANGFA
Images
Australian Biological Resources Study - Species Bank
Description, Distribution, Ecology, Threats
Australian Museum Factsheets
Description, Distribution, Morphology, Habitat
Australian Museum provider for OZCAM
Images, Occurrence record
Australian National Fish Collection Images
Authoritative image, Images, Occurrence record
CCARP Database of Watering Requirements - Images
Images, Occurrence record
Desert Fishes Council
Distribution, Morphology, Habitat, Reproduction
Encyclopedia of Life
Description, Images, Occurrence record
Morphbank
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Museum Victoria provider for OZCAM
Images, Occurrence record
Seafood Services Australia
CAAB Code, Author
Wikipedia
Description, Distribution, Habitat, Diet

Species Lists

Museums Field Guide apps species profiles – vertebrates
Brief description: Small underslung mouth; single dorsal fin, with last ray forming long filament; greenish-grey on back, sides and belly silver.
Description : Small underslung mouth; single dorsal fin with last ray forming a long filament. Greenish-grey on back, sides and belly silver.
Biology : Matures in 1-2 years, at 15-20 cm. Spawns from October to March. Feeds mainly on algae and detritus; juveniles may also consume microcrustaceans.
Habitat: Estuaries, freshwater streams, lakes and impoundments.
Maximum size (cm): 47
Diet: Organic matter
Colours: silver
Distribution: Ashburton River, WA to Albert River, Qld; Murray-Darling, Lake Eyre and Barkly basins.
Habitat types: Freshwater
Commercial species: False
Author credit: Jeff Johnson / Queensland Museum

Names and sources

Accepted name Source
Nematalosa erebi

Synonyms

Synonyms Source
Chatoessus erebi Günther, 1868 Günther, 1868
Published in: Günther, A. 1868. Catalogue of the Fishes in the British Museum. Catalogue of the Physostomi, containing the families Heteropygii, Cyprinidae, Gonorhynchidae, Hyodontidae, Osteoglossidae, Clupeidae, [thru] Halosauridae, in the collection of the British Museum London : British Museum Vol. 7 pp. 512 pp.
Chatoessus richardsonii Castelnau, 1873 Castelnau, 1873
Published in: Castelnau, F.L. de 1873. Contribution to the ichthyology of Australia. 8. Fishes of Western Australia. Proc. Zool. Acclim. Soc. Vict. Vol. 2 pp. 123-149
Chatoessus elongatus Macleay, 1883 Macleay, 1883
Published in: Macleay, W.J. 1883. Notes on a collection of fishes from the Burdekin and Mary Rivers, Queensland. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. Ser. 1 Vol. 8 (2) pp. 199-213
Chatoessus horni Zietz, 1896 Zietz, 1896
Published in: Zietz, A.H.C. 1896. Pisces. pp. 176–180 pl. 16 in Spencer, B. (ed.) Report on the Work of the Horn Scientific Expedition to Central Australia. Part 2. Zoology. London
Fluvialosa bulleri Whitley, 1948 Whitley, 1948
Published in: Whitley, G.P. 1948. New sharks and fishes from Western Australia. Part 4. Aust. Zool. Vol. 11 (3) pp. 259-276 figs 1-7 pls 24-25
Fluvialosa paracome Whitley, 1948 Whitley, 1948
Published in: Whitley, G.P. 1948. New sharks and fishes from Western Australia. Part 4. Aust. Zool. Vol. 11 (3) pp. 259-276 figs 1-7 pls 24-25

Common Names

Common name Source
Bony Bream
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Australian River Gizzard Shad
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Hair-back Herring
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Leichhardtian Bony Bream
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Melon Fish
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North-west Bony Bream
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Pyberry
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Queensland Bony Bream
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Tukari
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Ausralian River Gizzard Shad
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Bont Bream
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Freshwater Herring
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Hairback Herring
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Working classification

kingdom
ANIMALIA
phylum
CHORDATA
subphylum
VERTEBRATA
suprageneric
GNATHOSTOMATA
suprageneric
PISCES
class
ACTINOPTERYGII
subphylum
CLUPEOMORPHA
order
CLUPEIFORMES
family
CLUPEIDAE
genus
Nematalosa
species
Nematalosa erebi  Recorded in Australia

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