WoRMS taxon details

Wattsia mossambica (Smith, 1957)

218586  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218586)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Inhabits the outer edge of the continental shelf. Feeds on bottom-living invertebrates and small fishes. Caught mainly with...  
Description Inhabits the outer edge of the continental shelf. Feeds on bottom-living invertebrates and small fishes. Caught mainly with bottom longlines and bottom trawls (Ref. 9775). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Wattsia mossambica (Smith, 1957). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218586 on 2018-11-21
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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context source (HKRMS) Chan, W. L.; Chilvers, R. M. (1974). A revision of the Indo-Pacific spariform percoids of the Monotaxinae, with the description of a new genus Wattsia. <em>Hong Kong Fisheries Bulletin.</em> 4. [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 the outer edge of the continental shelf. Feeds on bottom-living invertebrates and small fishes. Caught mainly with bottom longlines and bottom trawls (Ref. 9775). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Mozambique large-eye bream  [details]
Japanese コケノコギリ  [details]
Gnathodentex mossambicus
 Gnathodentex mossam...
[image from synonym]