WoRMS taxon details

Lethrinus nebulosus (Forsskål, 1775)

212081  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212081)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Recorded from a temp. range of 26.0-29.0 °C (Ref. 4959). Inhabits nearshore and offshore coral reefs, coralline lagoons,...  
Description Recorded from a temp. range of 26.0-29.0 °C (Ref. 4959). Inhabits nearshore and offshore coral reefs, coralline lagoons, seagrass beds, mangrove swamps and coastal sand and rock areas. Adults solitary or in small schools; juveniles form large schools in shallow, sheltered sandy areas. Feeds on echinoderms, molluscs and crustaceans, and to some extent on polychaetes and fish. May have a coppery or iodine taste or smell in the Indian Ocean (Ref. 2295). Also taken with handlines (Ref. 9775). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Lethrinus nebulosus (Forsskål, 1775). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212081 on 2018-11-21
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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context source (HKRMS) Hong Kong marine fish database. <em>AFCD.</em> , available online at http://www.hk-fish.net/eng/database/index.htm [details]   

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 Recorded from a temp. range of 26.0-29.0 °C (Ref. 4959). Inhabits nearshore and offshore coral reefs, coralline lagoons, seagrass beds, mangrove swamps and coastal sand and rock areas. Adults solitary or in small schools; juveniles form large schools in shallow, sheltered sandy areas. Feeds on echinoderms, molluscs and crustaceans, and to some extent on polychaetes and fish. May have a coppery or iodine taste or smell in the Indian Ocean (Ref. 2295). Also taken with handlines (Ref. 9775). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English spangled emperor  [details]
Japanese ハマフエフキ  [details]