WoRMS taxon details

Choerodon robustus (Günther, 1862)

218950  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218950)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Usually solitary (Ref. 5213). Found on deeper coral and rocky reefs. Feeds mainly on hard-shelled prey including...  
Description Usually solitary (Ref. 5213). Found on deeper coral and rocky reefs. Feeds mainly on hard-shelled prey including crustaceans, molluscs and sea urchins (Ref. 5374). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Choerodon robustus (Günther, 1862). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218950 on 2019-06-19
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). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2019)., 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 Usually solitary (Ref. 5213). Found on deeper coral and rocky reefs. Feeds mainly on hard-shelled prey including crustaceans, molluscs and sea urchins (Ref. 5374). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English robust tuskfish  [details]
Japanese ミヤコベラ  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Choerodon robustus USNM 431641 lateral view)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Choerodon robustus USNM 431642 lateral view)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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