WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChaetodon zanzibariensis Playfair, 1867

218727

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218727

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (misspelling)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Usually seen alone or in pairs (specially...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Usually seen alone or in pairs (specially during spawning) but occasionally in small groups, particularly in the vicinity of staghorn @Acropora@ and @Goniopora@ (Ref. 5503) thickets. Diet consists of live corals which makes it difficult to maintain in captivity (Ref. 4858). Little intra- nor interspecific agressiveness (Ref. 5503). [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Chaetodon zanzibariensis. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218727 on 2017-11-20

Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-02-28 13:41:07Z
changed

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basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Usually seen alone or in pairs (specially during spawning) but occasionally in small groups, particularly in the vicinity of staghorn @Acropora@ and @Goniopora@ (Ref. 5503) thickets. Diet consists of live corals which makes it difficult to maintain in captivity (Ref. 4858). Little intra- nor interspecific agressiveness (Ref. 5503). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZanzibar butterflyfish  [details]