WoRMS taxon details

Gerres oblongus Cuvier, 1830

218526  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218526)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Migrates to specific sandy areas near outer reef edge to spawn in late afternoons to spawn during full moon. Feeds on small...  
Description Migrates to specific sandy areas near outer reef edge to spawn in late afternoons to spawn during full moon. Feeds on small benthic organisms living on sandy bottoms (Ref. 3409). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Gerres oblongus Cuvier, 1830. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218526 on 2018-11-17
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 Migrates to specific sandy areas near outer reef edge to spawn in late afternoons to spawn during full moon. Feeds on small benthic organisms living on sandy bottoms (Ref. 3409). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English slender silver-biddy  [details]
Japanese ナガサギ  [details]