WoRMS taxon details

Lutjanus monostigma (Cuvier, 1828)

218474  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218474)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Inhabits coral reef areas, usually close to shelter in the form of caves, large coral formations and wreckage. Usually...  
Description Inhabits coral reef areas, usually close to shelter in the form of caves, large coral formations and wreckage. Usually solitary in habit; occasionally occurring in small groups. Feeds mainly on fishes and benthic cructaceans. Flesh is sometimes ciguatoxic, and commonly so in Tuvalu (ref. 9513). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Lutjanus monostigma (Cuvier, 1828). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218474 on 2018-11-19
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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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). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , 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 Inhabits coral reef areas, usually close to shelter in the form of caves, large coral formations and wreckage. Usually solitary in habit; occasionally occurring in small groups. Feeds mainly on fishes and benthic cructaceans. Flesh is sometimes ciguatoxic, and commonly so in Tuvalu (ref. 9513). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English one-spot snapper  [details]
Japanese イッテンフエダイ  [details]