WoRMS taxon details

Heniochus monoceros Cuvier, 1831

218764  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218764)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Occurs in lagoon and seaward reefs of lush coral growth. Juveniles solitary, while adults are often paired and...  
Description Occurs in lagoon and seaward reefs of lush coral growth. Juveniles solitary, while adults are often paired and ocassionally found hovering side by side under tabular corals (Ref. 1602). Feeds on bottom living animals (Ref. 6113), e.g. invertebrates associated with algal zones (Ref. 5503). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Heniochus monoceros Cuvier, 1831. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218764 on 2018-11-20
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 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 lagoon and seaward reefs of lush coral growth. Juveniles solitary, while adults are often paired and ocassionally found hovering side by side under tabular corals (Ref. 1602). Feeds on bottom living animals (Ref. 6113), e.g. invertebrates associated with algal zones (Ref. 5503). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English masked bannerfish  [details]
Japanese オニハタタテダイ  [details]