WoRMS taxon details

Lutjanus johnii (Bloch, 1792)

218496  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218496)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Adults probably frequent coral reef areas. Juveniles found in mangrove estuaries. Feeds on fishes and benthic invertebrates...  
Description Adults probably frequent coral reef areas. Juveniles found in mangrove estuaries. Feeds on fishes and benthic invertebrates including shrimps, crabs and cephalopods. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Lutjanus johnii (Bloch, 1792). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218496 on 2019-10-16
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2000-08-05 09:40:47Z
changed
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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context source (HKRMS) Ang, P. O.; Wong, C. K.; Lin, T. P.; Ma, W. C.; Hung, S. (2005). Biological Monitoring in Sha Chau and Lung Kwu Chau Marine Park. <em>Submitted to Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department, The Hong Kong SAR Government.</em>  [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 Adults probably frequent coral reef areas. Juveniles found in mangrove estuaries. Feeds on fishes and benthic invertebrates including shrimps, crabs and cephalopods. [details]

Remark All East African records for this species could be misidentifications of L. ehrenbergii, a species it closely resembles and been confused with (Bock, 1996) [details]
 

LanguageName 
English John's snapper  [details]
Japanese カドガワフエダイ  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Lutjanus johnii FIN030668 Slide 120 mm)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Lutjanus johnii FIN030669 Slide 120 mm)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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