WoRMS taxon details

Synodus variegatus (Lacepède, 1803)

217670  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217670)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Inhabits deep lagoon and seaward reefs from depths of 5 to at least 40 m; sometimes found on sandy bottoms concealing...  
Description Inhabits deep lagoon and seaward reefs from depths of 5 to at least 40 m; sometimes found on sandy bottoms concealing itself in the sand. Frequently occurs in pairs. Feeds on small fishes by seizing these from passing schools. Caught with various types of artisanal gear; sold fresh or dried salted in markets. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Synodus variegatus (Lacepède, 1803). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217670 on 2018-10-20
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
1998-06-10 06:08:33Z
changed
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 King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [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
Authority Authority is (Fowler, 1912) according to Randall <307>. [details]

Description Inhabits deep lagoon and seaward reefs from depths of 5 to at least 40 m; sometimes found on sandy bottoms concealing itself in the sand. Frequently occurs in pairs. Feeds on small fishes by seizing these from passing schools. Caught with various types of artisanal gear; sold fresh or dried salted in markets. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English variegated lizardfishcommon lizardfish  [details]
Japanese ヒトスジエソ  [details]