WoRMS taxon details

Lethrinus olivaceus Valenciennes, 1830

212069  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212069)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Found in sandy coastal areas, lagoons, and reef slopes. Juveniles are found in shallow sandy areas. Often occurs in large...  
Description Found in sandy coastal areas, lagoons, and reef slopes. Juveniles are found in shallow sandy areas. Often occurs in large schools. Feeds mainly on fish, crustaceans, and cephalopods. In Palau, it spawns throughout the year on the first few days of the lunar month along the edges of reefs. Also caught with handlines (Ref. 9775). Large individuals often ciguatoxic in New Caledonia and possibly elsewhere in Oceania (Ref. 9775) [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Lethrinus olivaceus Valenciennes, 1830. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212069 on 2018-11-17
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Found in sandy coastal areas, lagoons, and reef slopes. Juveniles are found in shallow sandy areas. Often occurs in large schools. Feeds mainly on fish, crustaceans, and cephalopods. In Palau, it spawns throughout the year on the first few days of the lunar month along the edges of reefs. Also caught with handlines (Ref. 9775). Large individuals often ciguatoxic in New Caledonia and possibly elsewhere in Oceania (Ref. 9775) [details]

Remark In Cuvier & Valenciennes. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English longface emperor  [details]
Japanese キツネフエフキ  [details]