WoRMS taxon details

Pempheris oualensis Cuvier, 1831

218700  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218700)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Occurs in clear, shallow lagoon and seaward reefs to a depth of at least 36 m, but is quite common along the reef margin....  
Description Occurs in clear, shallow lagoon and seaward reefs to a depth of at least 36 m, but is quite common along the reef margin. Feeds on benthic and planktonic crustaceans, other small invertebrates, and fishes at night. By day, it forms aggregations in caves. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Pempheris oualensis Cuvier, 1831. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218700 on 2019-08-25
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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context source (HKRMS) Hong Kong marine fish database. <em>AFCD.</em> , available online at http://www.hk-fish.net/eng/database/index.htm [details]   

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]   

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 Occurs in clear, shallow lagoon and seaward reefs to a depth of at least 36 m, but is quite common along the reef margin. Feeds on benthic and planktonic crustaceans, other small invertebrates, and fishes at night. By day, it forms aggregations in caves. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English silver sweeper  [details]
Japanese ユメハタンポ  [details]
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