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Polydactylus nigripinnis Munro, 1964
BLACKFIN THREADFIN
Black-finned Threadfin

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Species Polydactylus nigripinnis Munro, 1964

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Species Polydactylus nigripinnis Munro, 1964

Blackfin Threadfin , Black-finned Threadfin

 

Distribution

States

Northern Territory, Western Australia


Extra Distribution Information

Cambridge Gulf, WA (128º30'E) to north of Cobourg Peninsula, NT (132º10'E), possibly south to Derby, WA (17º19'S) on the west coast; tropical, New Guinea.


IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)

IMCRA

Timor Transition (1), Northern Shelf Province (25), Northwest Shelf Transition (26)

Ecological Descriptors

Benthic, coastal, continental shelf, inshore, marine, mud bottom-marine, sand bottom marine.

 

General References

Allen, G.R. 1997. Marine Fishes of Tropical Australia and South-east Asia . Perth : Western Australian Museum 292 pp. 106 pls. [176]

Allen, G.R. & Swainston, R. 1988. The Marine Fishes of North-Western Australia. A field guide for anglers and divers . Perth, WA : Western Australian Museum vi 201 pp., 70 pls. [110]

Feltes, R.M. 1993. Parapolynemus , a new genus for the polynemid fish previously known as Polynemus verekeri . Copeia 1993 (1): 207-215 figs 1-8 [207]

Feltes, R.M. 2001. Polynemidae. pp. 3090-3116 in Carpenter, K.E. & Niem, V.H. (eds). The Living Marine Resources of the Western Central Pacific. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fisheries Purposes . Rome : FAO Vol. 5 2791-3379 pp. [3109]

Gloerfelt-Tarp, T. & Kailola, P.J. 1984. Trawled Fishes of Southern Indonesia and Northwest Australia . Jakarta : Dir. Gen. Fish. (Indonesia), German Tech. Coop., Aust. Dev. Ass. Bur. 406 pp. [231]

Sainsbury, K.J., Kailola, P.J. & Leyland, G.G. 1984. Continental Shelf Fishes of Northern and North-Western Australia . Canberra : Fisheries Information Service 375 pp. figs & pls. [254]

 

Common Name References

Allen, G.R. & Swainston, R. 1988. The Marine Fishes of North-Western Australia. A field guide for anglers and divers . Perth, WA : Western Australian Museum vi 201 pp., 70 pls. [110] (Black-finned Threadfin)

Feltes, R.M. 2001. Polynemidae. pp. 3090-3116 in Carpenter, K.E. & Niem, V.H. (eds). The Living Marine Resources of the Western Central Pacific. FAO Species Identification Guide for Fisheries Purposes . Rome : FAO Vol. 5 2791-3379 pp. [3109] (FAO) ( Blackfin Threadfin )

Seafood Services Australia 2008. Australian Fish Names Standard. http://www.fishnames.com.au/. ( Blackfin Threadfin )

 

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Polydactylus nigripinnis Munro , 1964

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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | Catalog of Fishes ( gen. , sp. ) | ITIS | CoL | WoRMS | Cloffa

Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) > Perciformes (Perch-likes) > Polynemidae (Threadfins)
Etymology: Polydactylus: Greek, poly = a lot of + greek, daktylos = finger (Ref. 45335 ) .

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Marine; brackish; demersal.   Tropical; 6°S - 17°S, 127°E - 147°E (Ref. 57343 )

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Point map | Introductions | Faunafri

Western Pacific: Papua New Guinea, Australia, and the Arafura Sea.

Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: L m   ?   range ? - ? cm
Max length : 20.0 cm TL male/unsexed; (Ref. 3132 )

Short description Morphology | Morphometrics

Body uniformly golden-silver. Pectoral fin rays unbranched, blackish; tip of uppermost filament reaching to or just short of level of posterior tip of upper part of pectoral fin (Ref. 41110 ).

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Collected off river mouths as well as offshore (Ref. 57343 ). Inhabits coastal waters over sand or mud bottoms (Ref. 3132 ). Known to be taken at 150 m in the Gulf of Carpentaria but typically from a much shallower depth (Ref. 3132 ).

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae

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Motomura, H. , 2004. Threadfins of the world (Family Polynemidae). An annotated and illustrated catalogue of polynemid species known to date. FAO Spec. Cat. Fish. Purp. Rome: FAO. 3:117 p. (Ref. 57343 )

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744 )

    Not Evaluated  

CITES (Ref. 115941 )

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361 )

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

  Harmless




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