WoRMS taxon details

Mulloidichthys vanicolensis (Valenciennes, 1831)

218648  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218648)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description This occasionally schooling species inhabits sandy bottoms of reef flats, lagoons, and seaward reefs. Feeds on small worms...  
Description This occasionally schooling species inhabits sandy bottoms of reef flats, lagoons, and seaward reefs. Feeds on small worms and crustaceans at night. Also caught using ringnets (Ref. 5213). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Mulloidichthys vanicolensis (Valenciennes, 1831). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218648 on 2018-12-18
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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context source (HKRMS) Tsang, E.P.K. & Milicich, M. (1999) Study on the suitability of South West Lantau to be established as marine park or marine reserve. Final report submitted to the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department, The Hong Kong SAR Government. [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 King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [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 This occasionally schooling species inhabits sandy bottoms of reef flats, lagoons, and seaward reefs. Feeds on small worms and crustaceans at night. Also caught using ringnets (Ref. 5213). [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 

LanguageName 
English yellowfin goatfish  [details]
Japanese アカヒメジ  [details]