database_fish_estuary_boso

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Database of fish and crustacean fauna sampled in river estuaries in southern part of the Boso Peninsula, Japan

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Who created the resource:

Rei Itsukushima
Assistant Professor
Tokyo Institute of Technology G5-4 4259 Nagatsuda-cho Midori-ku 226-8502 Yokohama Kanagawa JP +81459245515
Yuichi Kano
Associate Professor
Kyushu University 744 Motooka, Nishi-ku 819-0395 Fukuoka Fukuoka JP +81928023419
http://fish.asia

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Rei Itsukushima
Assistant Professor
Tokyo Institute of Technology G5-4 4259 Nagatsuda-cho Midori-ku 226-8502 Yokohama Kanagawa JP +81459245515
Yuichi Kano
Associate Professor
Kyushu University 744 Motooka, Nishi-ku 819-0395 Fukuoka Fukuoka JP +81928023419
http://fish.asia

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Rei Itsukushima
Assistant Professor
Tokyo Institute of Technology G5-4 4259 Nagatsuda-cho Midori-ku 226-8502 Yokohama Kanagawa JP +81459245515
Yuichi Kano
Associate Professor
Kyushu University 744 Motooka, Nishi-ku 819-0395 Fukuoka Fukuoka JP +81928023419
http://fish.asia

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Rei Itsukushima

Geographic Coverage

River Estuarine habitats around the Boso Peninsula, Japan

Bounding Coordinates South West [34.888, 139.73], North East [35.284, 140.416]

Taxonomic Coverage

Bleeker (1854), Temminck and Schlegel (1846), Basilewsky (1855), Temminck and Schlegel (1843), Linnaeus (1758), Smith (1846), Temminck and Schlegel (1845), Forsskål (1775), Temminck and Schlegel (1842), Temminck and Schlegel (1844), Yoshino and Kishimoto (2008), Müller and Henle (1841), Bloch (1795), Jordan and Snyder (1901), Cuvier (1832), Quoy and Gaimard (1825), Bleeker (1860), Hilgendorf (1879), Gill (1859), Bleeker (1878), Jordan and Seale (1906), Tanaka (1909), Katsuyama Arai and Nakamura (1972), Rutter (1897), Cuvier (1828), Temminck and Schlegel (1850), Bloch (1786), Houttuyn (1782), Forster (1801), Bleeker (1849), Günther (1877), Fabricius (1781), H. Milne Edwards (1853), De Haan (1833), De Man (1895), Miers (1876), Weber (1795), De Haan (1835), Fabricius (1798), Spence Bate (1888), Stimpson (1860), Bate (1868), De Haan (1849), Rathbun (1902), De Haan (1844), Bouvier (1904) were used as a taxonomic reference for this work. The coverage of this dataset includes Class Actinopterygii and Malacostraca. The orders are Perciformes (30 species), Decapoda (21), Cypriniformes (4), Pleuronectiformes (3), Tetraodontiformes (3), Mugiliformes (2), Anguilliformes (1), Beloniformes (1), Clupeiformes (1), Gasterosteiformes (1), Gonorynchiformes (1), Myliobatiformes (1), Osmeriformes (1), Scorpaeniformes (1), and Siluriformes (1). The families are Gobiidae (13 species), Palaemonidae (5), Cyprinidae (4), Varunidae (4), Carangidae (3), Portunidae (3), Sparidae (3), Lutjanida (3), Atyidae (2), Mugilidae (2), Terapontidae (2), Sesarmidae (2), Adrianichthyidae (1), Alpheidae (1), Anguillidae (1), Chanidae (1), Clupeidae (1), Crangonidae (1), Cynoglossidae (1), Dasyatidae (1), Eleotridae (1), Gerreidae (1), Haemulidae (1), Lateolabracidae (1), Leiognathidae (1), Matutidae (1), Monacanthidae (1), Ocypodidae (1), Osmeridae (1), Paralichthyidae (1), Penaeidae (1), Platycephalidae (1), Pleuronectidae (1), Plotosidae (1) Sillaginidae (1), Syngnathidae (1), Tetraodontidae (1), and Triacanthidae (1).

Kingdom  Animalia
Phylum  Chordata
Class  Actinopterygii,  Chondrichthyes,  Malacostraca,  Osteichthyes
Order  Anguilliformes,  Beloniformes,  Clupeiformes,  Cypriniformes,  Decapoda,  Gasterosteiformes,  Gonorynchiformes,  Mugiliformes,  Myliobatiformes,  Osmeriformes,  Perciformes,  Pleuronectiformes,  Scorpaeniformes,  Siluriformes,  Tetraodontiformes
Family  Adrianichthyidae,  Alpheidae,  Anguillidae,  Atyidae,  Carangidae,  Chanidae,  Clupeidae,  Crangonidae,  Cynoglossidae,  Cyprinidae,  Dasyatidae,  Eleotridae,  Gerreidae,  Gobiidae,  Haemulidae,  Lateolabracidae,  Leiognathidae,  Lutjanidae,  Matutidae,  Monacanthidae,  Mugilidae,  Ocypodidae,  Osmeridae,  Palaemonidae,  Paralichthyidae,  Penaeidae,  Platycephalidae,  Pleuronectidae,  Plotosidae,  Portunidae,  Sesarmidae,  Sillaginidae,  Sparidae,  Syngnathidae,  Terapontidae,  Tetraodontidae,  Triacanthidae,  Varunidae

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 2020-08-20 / 2020-10-03

Project Data

This paper provides basic information on fish and crustacean fauna in the southern part of the Boso Peninsula, Japan. The Boso peninsula is located at the northernmost point of where the warm current (Kuroshio) reaches and is considered to have highly endemic fish fauna. In total, 38 families, 72 species, and 3,235 individuals were collected from the 27 river estuaries. Further, Sicyopterus japonicus and Microphis brachyurus, which appear in estuaries that are influenced by the Kuroshio, were confirmed. However, these species were confirmed in few of the rivers studied, highlighting the importance of habitat conservation.

Title Database of fish and crustacean fauna sampled in river estuaries in southern part of the Boso Peninsula, Japan
Funding This work was supported by JSPS KAKENHI Grant Number JP19H02250.
Study Area Description The Boso peninsula is located at the northernmost point of where the warm current (Kuroshio) reaches and is considered to have highly endemic fish fauna.

The personnel involved in the project:

Author
Rei Itsukushima
Principal Investigator
Yuichi Kano

Sampling Methods

Habitats in half tide and spring tide belonging to one reach section (approximately 10 times the width of the river mouth) were selected as investigation sites. The fishes were collected by hand nets and throwing nets at each habitat (rapid, riffle, run, and pool).

Study Extent The surveys were carried out from August 20 to October 3, 2020 in river estuarine environments, which were belonged to the Boso Peninsula, Japan.

Method step description:

  1. Sampling locality and date were recorded. Specimens were given IDs, photographed, fin-clipped, and roughly classified on site. Specimens were shipped back to the lab for correct species identification.

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 2baad33a-e52e-4789-95ad-b288607673f8
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