WoRMS taxon details

Parupeneus forsskali (Fourmanoir & Guézé, 1976)

218669  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218669)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description The most common goatfish in shallow water in the Red Sea. Usually found on sand bottoms in and about coral reefs (Ref. 3470).  
Description The most common goatfish in shallow water in the Red Sea. Usually found on sand bottoms in and about coral reefs (Ref. 3470). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Parupeneus forsskali (Fourmanoir & Guézé, 1976). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218669 on 2018-11-20
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
1998-06-12 08:24:17Z
changed
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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Introduced species vector dispersal in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal in Lebanese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]

Introduced species vector dispersal in Lebanese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : The appearance of the species from Mersin, which is separated by about 900 km of coasts from the canal, was misleading. Çinar et al. (2006) emphasized the passage through the Suez Canal, as a mode of introduction to the Mediterranean Sea. However, other v [details]

From other sources
Description The most common goatfish in shallow water in the Red Sea. Usually found on sand bottoms in and about coral reefs (Ref. 3470). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Red Sea goatfishForsskal's goatfish  [details]