WoRMS taxon details

Scorpaenodes guamensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824)

218094  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218094)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Found in rock crevices in reef flats, shallow lagoons, and channels. Feeds mainly at night on small shrimps, crabs, and...  
Description Found in rock crevices in reef flats, shallow lagoons, and channels. Feeds mainly at night on small shrimps, crabs, and polchaetes. Venomous spines. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Scorpaenodes guamensis (Quoy & Gaimard, 1824). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218094 on 2019-06-16
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2000-09-13 07:19:12Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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original description  (of Scorpaena chilioprista Rüppell, 1838) Rüppell, W.P.E.S. (1835-38). Neue Wirbelthiere zu der Fauna von Abyssinien gehörig. Fische des Rothen Meeres. Frankfurt-am-Main. 1-148, Pls. 1-33. [Part 4 (1838): 81-148, Pls. 22-33.] [details]   

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). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [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
Description Found in rock crevices in reef flats, shallow lagoons, and channels. Feeds mainly at night on small shrimps, crabs, and polchaetes. Venomous spines. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Guam scorpionfish  [details]
Japanese グアムカサゴ  [details]
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