WoRMS taxon details

Parupeneus cyclostomus (Lacepède, 1801)

218665  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218665)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Occurs in clear-water habitats from reef flats and lagoons to a depth of at least 92 m on seaward reefs. Prefers coral and...  
Description Occurs in clear-water habitats from reef flats and lagoons to a depth of at least 92 m on seaward reefs. Prefers coral and rocky or rubbly bottoms. Juveniles form schools while large ones are usually solitary. Feeds primarily on small fishes, crustaceans, peanut worms, shrimps, crabs, octopuses, and small gastropods during the day (Ref. 3921).  [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Parupeneus cyclostomus (Lacepède, 1801). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218665 on 2018-12-15
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
1998-06-17 06:27:10Z
changed
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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basis of record Smith, J.L.B. & Smith, M.M. (1963). The fishes of Seychelles. Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University. Grahamstown. [details]   

additional source Randall, J. E. (1992). Red Sea Reef Fishes. <em>Immel Publishing.</em>  [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] 

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Occurs in clear-water habitats from reef flats and lagoons to a depth of at least 92 m on seaward reefs. Prefers coral and rocky or rubbly bottoms. Juveniles form schools while large ones are usually solitary. Feeds primarily on small fishes, crustaceans, peanut worms, shrimps, crabs, octopuses, and small gastropods during the day (Ref. 3921).  [details]
 

LanguageName 
English yellowsaddle goatfishgold-saddle goatfish  [details]
Japanese マルクチヒメジ  [details]