WoRMS taxon details

Scarus niger Forsskål, 1775

219129  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219129)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Description Usually inhabits in reef flat and edge (Ref. 6113). Found over corals (Ref. 5213). Generally solitary (Ref. 1602). Feeds on...  
Description Usually inhabits in reef flat and edge (Ref. 6113). Found over corals (Ref. 5213). Generally solitary (Ref. 1602). Feeds on algae (Ref. 6113). Males mantain small harems and pair spawn (Ref. 1602). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Scarus niger Forsskål, 1775. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219129 on 2018-05-25
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. & Smith, M.M. (1963). The fishes of Seychelles. Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University. Grahamstown. [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]   

source of synonymy  (ofCallyodon niger (Forsskål, 1775)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source  (ofCallyodon madagascariensis (Steindachner, 1887)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofCallyodon madagascariensis (Steindachner, 1887)) Smith, J.L.B. & Smith, M.M. (1963). The fishes of Seychelles. Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University. Grahamstown. [details]   

basis of record  (ofScarus chadri Lacepède, 1802) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofScarus limbatus Valenciennes, 1840) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofScarus lineolabiatus (Fowler & Bean, 1928)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofScarus makaravar Montrouzier, 1857) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofScarus nuchipunctatus Valenciennes, 1840) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofCallyodon lineolabiatus Fowler & Bean, 1928) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofCallyodon maoricus Jordan & Seale, 1906) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofCallyodon nuchipunctatus (Valenciennes, 1840)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofPseudoscarus flavomarginatus Kner, 1865) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofPseudoscarus godeffroyi Günther, 1909) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofPseudoscarus madagascariensis Steindachner, 1887) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofPseudoscarus niger viridis Klunzinger, 1871) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofScarus nigar Forsskål, 1775) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Hong Kong marine fish database. AFCD. , available online at http://www.hk-fish.net/eng/database/index.htm [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Description Usually inhabits in reef flat and edge (Ref. 6113). Found over corals (Ref. 5213). Generally solitary (Ref. 1602). Feeds on algae (Ref. 6113). Males mantain small harems and pair spawn (Ref. 1602). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English dusky parrotfish  [details]
Japanese ブチブダイ  [details]