WoRMS taxon details

Myripristis pralinia Cuvier, 1829

217919  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217919)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description A nocturnal species found in small groups in caves or under ledges of reef flats, lagoons, and outer reef slopes. In loose...  
Description A nocturnal species found in small groups in caves or under ledges of reef flats, lagoons, and outer reef slopes. In loose aggregations in or near shelter during the day (Ref. 9710). Feeds on plankton such as crab larvae. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Myripristis pralinia Cuvier, 1829. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217919 on 2018-10-21
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

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

From other sources
Description A nocturnal species found in small groups in caves or under ledges of reef flats, lagoons, and outer reef slopes. In loose aggregations in or near shelter during the day (Ref. 9710). Feeds on plankton such as crab larvae. [details]

Remark M. pralinius (C & V, 1829) in <130> [details]
 

LanguageName 
English scarlet soldierfish  [details]
Japanese コガネマツカサ  [details]