WoRMS banner

WoRMS RSS feed RSS
Add search provider Add provider
Twitter: Latest updates @WRMarineSpecies

WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlagiotremus rhinorhynchos (Bleeker, 1852) 
AphiaID: 219334

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlenniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBlenniinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlagiotremus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlagiotremus Gill, 1867
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidontus rhinorhynchops (Bleeker, 1852) (spelling mistake)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidontus rhinorhynchos (Bleeker, 1852)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetroscirtes amblyrhynchos Bleeker, 1857
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetroscirtes amblyrhynchus Bleeker, 1857 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetroscirtes rhinorhynchos Bleeker, 1852
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetroscirtes rhinorhynchus Bleeker, 1852 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetroscirtes rhynorhynchus Bleeker, 1852 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetroskirtes amblyrhynchos Bleeker, 1857 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetroskirtes rhinorhijnchos Bleeker, 1852 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetroskirtes rhinorhynchos Bleeker, 1852 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlagiotremus rhinorhynchus (Bleeker, 1852) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlagiotremus rhynorhynchus (Bleeker, 1852) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlagiotremus rhynorhyncus (Bleeker, 1852) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRunula amblyrhynchus (Bleeker, 1857) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRunula rhinorhynchos (Bleeker, 1852)
Sources  basis of record Smith, J.L.B. & M.M. Smith (1963). The fishes of Seychelles. Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University. Grahamstown. [details]

[show all]
Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbluestriped fangblennyUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbluestriped blenny  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaeenicus ramosus Kirtisinghe, 1956 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (12 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (5 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (13 nucleotides; 12 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription 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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219334
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-06-18 06:08:16Z  changed  Fondo, Esther
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
[Taxonomic tree] [Occurrence map] [Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]
  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Plagiotremus rhinorhynchos (Bleeker, 1852). In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219334 on 2014-07-31
  Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License