WoRMS name details

Apogon guamensis Valenciennes, 1832

209345  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:209345)

 unaccepted (synonym)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh
Description Common in reef flats and shallow lagoons, but hiding by day within @Acropora@ thickets and other corals, as well as in...  
Description Common in reef flats and shallow lagoons, but hiding by day within @Acropora@ thickets and other corals, as well as in holes and crevices and emerging at night to forage on free-swimming invertebrates (Ref. 1602). Nocturnal species (Ref. 7300). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Apogon guamensis Valenciennes, 1832. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=209345 on 2018-05-26
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed
2009-06-15 15:21:11Z
changed

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basis of record Smith, J.L.B. (1961). Fishes of the family Apogonidae of the Western Indian Ocean and the Seychelles. Ichthyological Bulletin 22. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Description Common in reef flats and shallow lagoons, but hiding by day within @Acropora@ thickets and other corals, as well as in holes and crevices and emerging at night to forage on free-swimming invertebrates (Ref. 1602). Nocturnal species (Ref. 7300). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Guam cardinalfish  [details]