WoRMS taxon details

Petroscirtes variabilis Cantor, 1849

219332  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219332)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Occurs in seagrass beds of shallow lagoons. Feeds primarily on small crustaceans and occasionally on scales from fishes.  
Description Occurs in seagrass beds of shallow lagoons. Feeds primarily on small crustaceans and occasionally on scales from fishes. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Petroscirtes variabilis Cantor, 1849. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219332 on 2019-06-16
Date
action
by
1997-07-05 08:48:11Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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

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

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Occurs in seagrass beds of shallow lagoons. Feeds primarily on small crustaceans and occasionally on scales from fishes. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English variable sabretooth blenny  [details]
Japanese イヌギンポ  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Petroscirtes eretes USNM 051949 holotype photograph lateral view)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Petroscirtes eretes USNM 051949 holotype radiograph lateral view)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Petroscirtes variabilis FIN027134 Slide 35 mm)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Petroscirtes variabilis USNM 403403 photograph lateral view)
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