WoRMS taxon details

Halichoeres hortulanus (Lacepède, 1801)

218985  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218985)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Inhabits sand patches of lagoon and seaward reefs at depths of 1 to at least 30 m (Ref. 1602). Feeds mainly on hard-shelled...  
Description Inhabits sand patches of lagoon and seaward reefs at depths of 1 to at least 30 m (Ref. 1602). Feeds mainly on hard-shelled prey, including molluscs, crustaceans and sea urchins (9823). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Halichoeres hortulanus (Lacepède, 1801). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218985 on 2018-09-21
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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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 Randall, J.E. (1992). Red Sea Reef Fishes. Immel Publishing. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 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 Inhabits sand patches of lagoon and seaward reefs at depths of 1 to at least 30 m (Ref. 1602). Feeds mainly on hard-shelled prey, including molluscs, crustaceans and sea urchins (9823). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English checkerboard wrasse  [details]
Japanese トカラベラ  [details]