WoRMS taxon details

Kyphosus bigibbus Lacepède, 1801

218707  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218707)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Found around exposed seaward reefs of isolated high islands such as the northernmost Mariana and Bonin Is. Feeds on algae,...  
Description Found around exposed seaward reefs of isolated high islands such as the northernmost Mariana and Bonin Is. Feeds on algae, from filamentous reds to coarse brown (@Sargassum@ and @Turbinaria@). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Kyphosus bigibbus Lacepède, 1801. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218707 on 2018-12-15
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]   

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 Found around exposed seaward reefs of isolated high islands such as the northernmost Mariana and Bonin Is. Feeds on algae, from filamentous reds to coarse brown (@Sargassum@ and @Turbinaria@). [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 

LanguageName 
English grey sea chub  [details]
Japanese ノトイスズミ  [details]