WoRMS taxon details

Lethrinus conchyliatus (Smith, 1959)

212073  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212073)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Inhabits deep reefs. Feeds on crustaceans and small fishes. Gonads in spawning state have been observed in October. This...  
Description Inhabits deep reefs. Feeds on crustaceans and small fishes. Gonads in spawning state have been observed in October. This species is not well represented in museums due to the relatively large capture size for most specimens (Ref. 2295). Also caught with handlines (Ref. 9775). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2020). FishBase. Lethrinus conchyliatus (Smith, 1959). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212073 on 2020-09-27
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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basis of record Smith, J.L.B. & Smith, M.M. (1963). The fishes of Seychelles. Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University. Grahamstown. [details]   

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (12/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Inhabits deep reefs. Feeds on crustaceans and small fishes. Gonads in spawning state have been observed in October. This species is not well represented in museums due to the relatively large capture size for most specimens (Ref. 2295). Also caught with handlines (Ref. 9775). [details]
LanguageName 
English redaxil emperor  [details]