WoRMS taxon details

Chrysoblephus laticeps (Valenciennes, 1830)

218599  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218599)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Description Occurs above rocky bottoms in deepish water to 100 m but often caught from shore. Juveniles occur in shallow-water beds of...  
Description Occurs above rocky bottoms in deepish water to 100 m but often caught from shore. Juveniles occur in shallow-water beds of seaweed where they feed on minute crustacean (Ref. 3670). Feeds on molluscs, crustaceans, worms and fish. Sold fresh in markets (Ref. 3507). Voracious but sluggish, takes any bait. Flesh is good (Ref. 3198). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Chrysoblephus laticeps (Valenciennes, 1830). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218599 on 2018-04-26
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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original description  (ofChrysophrys algoensis Castelnau, 1861) Castelnau, F. L. (1861). Mémoire sur les poissons de l'Afrique australe. Paris. i-vii + 1-78., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1722840#page/9/mode/1up [details]   

basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChrysoblephus algoensis (Castelnau, 1861)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChrysophrys algoensis Castelnau, 1861) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChrysophrys laticeps Valenciennes, 1830) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChrysophrys pugicephalus Gilchrist & Thompson, 1909) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Description Occurs above rocky bottoms in deepish water to 100 m but often caught from shore. Juveniles occur in shallow-water beds of seaweed where they feed on minute crustacean (Ref. 3670). Feeds on molluscs, crustaceans, worms and fish. Sold fresh in markets (Ref. 3507). Voracious but sluggish, takes any bait. Flesh is good (Ref. 3198). [details]
 

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