WoRMS taxon details

Polysteganus coeruleopunctatus (Klunzinger, 1870)

218614  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218614)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Description Occurs mainly in deep waters around reefs. Carnivorous predator. Not of any great commercial importance in South Africa,...  
Description Occurs mainly in deep waters around reefs. Carnivorous predator. Not of any great commercial importance in South Africa, but taken by line fishermen and ski-boat anglers. Sold fresh in markets. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Polysteganus coeruleopunctatus (Klunzinger, 1870). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218614 on 2018-05-27
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). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofDentex coeruleopunctatus Klunzinger, 1870) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofPolysteganus caeruleopunctatus (Klunzinger, 1870)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Description Occurs mainly in deep waters around reefs. Carnivorous predator. Not of any great commercial importance in South Africa, but taken by line fishermen and ski-boat anglers. Sold fresh in markets. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English blueskin seabream  [details]