WoRMS taxon details

Cheilinus lunulatus (Forsskål, 1775)

218942  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218942)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Occurs on coral reefs and adjacent rubble, sand and seagrass habitats (typically along the edges of coral rich fringing...  
Description Occurs on coral reefs and adjacent rubble, sand and seagrass habitats (typically along the edges of coral rich fringing reef slopes, Ref. 9710). Feeds mainly on hard-shelled invertebrates , especially molluscs (Ref. 5374). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Cheilinus lunulatus (Forsskål, 1775). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218942 on 2018-06-20
Date
action
by
1997-07-02 14:59:38Z
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]   

basis of record  (ofLabrus lunulatus Forsskål, 1775) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Occurs on coral reefs and adjacent rubble, sand and seagrass habitats (typically along the edges of coral rich fringing reef slopes, Ref. 9710). Feeds mainly on hard-shelled invertebrates , especially molluscs (Ref. 5374). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English broomtail wrasse  [details]