WoRMS taxon details

Bodianus diana (Lacepède, 1801)

218931  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218931)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Found in coral rich areas of seaward reefs (Ref. 5213). Juveniles often shelter near black corals and gorgonians; also...  
Description Found in coral rich areas of seaward reefs (Ref. 5213). Juveniles often shelter near black corals and gorgonians; also frequent cave ceilings (Ref. 8631). Feeds mainly on benthic invertebrates such as molluscs and crustaceans. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Bodianus diana (Lacepède, 1801). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218931 on 2018-12-19
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
1998-06-17 06:27:10Z
changed
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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context source (HKRMS) Situ Y.Y. and Sadovy Y.J. (2004) A preliminary study on local species diversity and seasonal composition in a Hong Kong wet market. Asian Fisheries Science 17: 235-248 [details]   

basis of record Smith, J.L.B. (1956). The fishes of Aldabra. Part VI. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist 12 (9): 817-829 [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] 

additional source 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 other sources
Description Found in coral rich areas of seaward reefs (Ref. 5213). Juveniles often shelter near black corals and gorgonians; also frequent cave ceilings (Ref. 8631). Feeds mainly on benthic invertebrates such as molluscs and crustaceans. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Diana's hogfish  [details]