WoRMS taxon details

Sargocentron diadema (Lacepède, 1802)

217947  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:217947)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Description Inhabits subtidal reef flats and lagoon and seaward reefs to depths of 30 m or more. Occurs under ledges or in crevices...  
Description Inhabits subtidal reef flats and lagoon and seaward reefs to depths of 30 m or more. Occurs under ledges or in crevices during the day and feeds on isopods; at night it roams over open sand and low-profile reef areas to feed on polychaetes and small crabs. Venomous spine on its preopercle. Size rarely exceeds 13 cm.  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Sargocentron diadema (Lacepède, 1802). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=217947 on 2018-04-26
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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basis of record 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. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofHolocentrus diadema Lacepède, 1802) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofAdioryx diadema (Lacepède, 1802)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofHolocentre diadème Commerson & Lacepède, 1801) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofHolocentrum diadema Lacepède, 1802) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofSargocentrum diadema (Lacepède, 1802)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofPerca pulchella Bennett, 1827) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Description Inhabits subtidal reef flats and lagoon and seaward reefs to depths of 30 m or more. Occurs under ledges or in crevices during the day and feeds on isopods; at night it roams over open sand and low-profile reef areas to feed on polychaetes and small crabs. Venomous spine on its preopercle. Size rarely exceeds 13 cm.  [details]
 

LanguageName 
English crown squirrelfish  [details]
Japanese ニジエビス  [details]
Adioryx diadema
 Adioryx diadema
[image from synonym]

Holocentrus diadema
 Holocentrus diadema
[image from synonym]