WoRMS taxon details

Myripristis berndti Jordan & Evermann, 1903

217927  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217927)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Description Inhabits caves and hides under ledges of subtidal reef flats, channels and margins to outer reef slopes at depths of at...  
Description Inhabits caves and hides under ledges of subtidal reef flats, channels and margins to outer reef slopes at depths of at least 50 m. Occurs in loose aggregations in or near shelter during the day (Ref. 9710). Feeds mainly on plankton such as crab larvae. Almost always caught at night (Ref. 9307). Marketed fresh (Ref. 9307). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Myripristis berndti Jordan & Evermann, 1903. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217927 on 2018-05-26
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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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. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Description Inhabits caves and hides under ledges of subtidal reef flats, channels and margins to outer reef slopes at depths of at least 50 m. Occurs in loose aggregations in or near shelter during the day (Ref. 9710). Feeds mainly on plankton such as crab larvae. Almost always caught at night (Ref. 9307). Marketed fresh (Ref. 9307). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English blotcheye soldierfishbigscale soldierfish  [details]
Japanese アカマツカサ  [details]
Spanish soldado azotado  [details]