WoRMS taxon details

Cephalopholis leopardus (Lacepède, 1801)

218185  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218185)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Occurs in coral-rich areas of lagoon pinnacles, channels, and outer reef slopes. A secretive species, usually hiding in...  
Description Occurs in coral-rich areas of lagoon pinnacles, channels, and outer reef slopes. A secretive species, usually hiding in caves and crevices in the reefs. One of the smallest species of groupers known. Gut analysis revealed crustacean remains. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2020). FishBase. Cephalopholis leopardus (Lacepède, 1801). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218185 on 2020-08-07
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). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (12/2019)., 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 Occurs in coral-rich areas of lagoon pinnacles, channels, and outer reef slopes. A secretive species, usually hiding in caves and crevices in the reefs. One of the smallest species of groupers known. Gut analysis revealed crustacean remains. [details]
LanguageName 
English leopard hind  [details]
Japanese ミナミイソハタ  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Cephalopholis leopardus P02676 transparency)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Cephalopholis leopardus USNM 373675 photograph lateral view)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Epinephelus urodelops P10522 illustration)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
[hosted externally; from synonym]