WoRMS taxon details

Plagiotremus rhinorhynchos (Bleeker, 1852)

219334  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219334)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Inhabits clear, coral-rich areas of lagoon and seaward reefs (Ref. 1602). Hides in deserted worm tubes or other small holes...  
Description Inhabits clear, coral-rich areas of lagoon and seaward reefs (Ref. 1602). Hides in deserted worm tubes or other small holes when alarmed (Ref. 1602). Feeds on the skin, mucus and sometimes scales of other fishes by quick attacks. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Plagiotremus rhinorhynchos (Bleeker, 1852). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219334 on 2019-09-15
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
1998-06-18 06:08:16Z
changed
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

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 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] 

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 Inhabits clear, coral-rich areas of lagoon and seaward reefs (Ref. 1602). Hides in deserted worm tubes or other small holes when alarmed (Ref. 1602). Feeds on the skin, mucus and sometimes scales of other fishes by quick attacks. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English bluestriped fangblennybluestriped blenny  [details]
Japanese ミナミギンポ  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Plagiotremus rhinorhynchos USNM 409204 photograph lateral view)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Plagiotremus rhinorhynchos USNM 409205 photograph lateral view)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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