WoRMS taxon details

Oxycheilinus arenatus (Valenciennes, 1840)

219037  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219037)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Inhabits deep water reefs, usually more than 30 m (Ref. 9823). Found in caves of the outer reef dropoffs from 25 to at...  
Description Inhabits deep water reefs, usually more than 30 m (Ref. 9823). Found in caves of the outer reef dropoffs from 25 to at least 46 m (Ref. 1602). Feeds mainly on fishes, shrimps and other crustaceans (Ref. 9823). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Oxycheilinus arenatus (Valenciennes, 1840). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219037 on 2018-11-20
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]   

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 Inhabits deep water reefs, usually more than 30 m (Ref. 9823). Found in caves of the outer reef dropoffs from 25 to at least 46 m (Ref. 1602). Feeds mainly on fishes, shrimps and other crustaceans (Ref. 9823). [details]

Remark In Cuvier & Valenciennes <111>. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English speckled maori wrasse  [details]