Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Hound Needlefish Tylosurus crocodilus

Classification

Belonidae [family]
Tylosurus [genus] (2)
crocodilus [species]

Classification

Belonidae [family]
Tylosurus [genus] (2)
crocodilus [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Bonaire
  • Curaçao
  • Sint Eustatius
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Bonaire
  • Indigenous (1) - Curaçao
  • Indigenous (1) - Sint Eustatius

  • Publications

    • Buurt, G. van 1979. Voorlopige lijst van pelagisch voorkomende vissoorten rond Curaçao en Bonaire. Agrinoticia, Piská 1. [link]
    • Davies, M, Piontek, S. 2017. The marine fishes of St. Eustatius, Dutch Caribbean. Marine Biodiversity 47: 27-35. [link]
    • Pattengill-Semmens, C.V. 2010. The reef fish assemblage of Bonaire Marine Park: an analysis of REEF Fish Survey Data. Proceedings 53rd Gulf and Caribbean Fisheries Institute 53: 591-605.