WoRMS taxon details

Encheliophis gracilis (Bleeker, 1856)

217828  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217828)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Lives in starfish (@Culcita discoidea@) and sea cucumbers (@Holothuria scabra@ and @H. argus@). In the latter reported by...  
Description Lives in starfish (@Culcita discoidea@) and sea cucumbers (@Holothuria scabra@ and @H. argus@). In the latter reported by Trott (1970) to form male / female pairs and to parasite host. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2020). FishBase. Encheliophis gracilis (Bleeker, 1856). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217828 on 2020-09-23
Date
action
by
1997-07-05 08:48:11Z
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 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] 

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 Lives in starfish (@Culcita discoidea@) and sea cucumbers (@Holothuria scabra@ and @H. argus@). In the latter reported by Trott (1970) to form male / female pairs and to parasite host. [details]
LanguageName 
English graceful pearlfish  [details]
Japanese シモフリカクレウオ  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Encheliophis gracilis FIN027582 Slide 120 mm)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Fierasfer umbratilis P11169 illustration)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]