WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichoeres scapularis (Bennett, 1832)

218990  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218990)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Common in shallow lagoons or bays; usually...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Common in shallow lagoons or bays; usually over sand, rubble, or seagrass bottom, rather than on coral reefs. Usually solitary and aggressive towards members of its own species. Feeds on small crustaceans by picking them off the sandy bottom (Ref. 5503). [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Halichoeres scapularis (Bennett, 1832). In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218990 on 2017-12-18

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). (2017). 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. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorJulis scapularis Bennett, 1832) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalichoeres scalpularis (Bennett, 1832)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Common in shallow lagoons or bays; usually over sand, rubble, or seagrass bottom, rather than on coral reefs. Usually solitary and aggressive towards members of its own species. Feeds on small crustaceans by picking them off the sandy bottom (Ref. 5503). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Date Eschmeyer, pers. comm., given as 1831 in <127> [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzigzag wrasse  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorセイテンベラ  [details]