WoRMS taxon details

Chrysoblephus puniceus (Gilchrist & Thompson, 1908)

218600  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218600)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Inhabits coastal waters over rocky substrate. Feeds on molluscs, crustaceans, worms, and small fishes (Ref. 5213). An...  
Description Inhabits coastal waters over rocky substrate. Feeds on molluscs, crustaceans, worms, and small fishes (Ref. 5213). An important food fish off Natal and southern Mozambique. Sold fresh in markets. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Chrysoblephus puniceus (Gilchrist & Thompson, 1908). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218600 on 2019-07-18
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Inhabits coastal waters over rocky substrate. Feeds on molluscs, crustaceans, worms, and small fishes (Ref. 5213). An important food fish off Natal and southern Mozambique. Sold fresh in markets. [details]

Remark Date Eschmeyer, pers. comm. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English slinger seabream  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Chrysoblephus puniceus FIN034374 Slide 120 mm)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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