WoRMS taxon details

Acanthurus nigricauda Duncker & Mohr, 1929

219626  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219626)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Occurs in clear lagoon and seaward reefs to a depth of at least 30 m around isolated coral heads. Prefers sandy bottoms of...  
Description Occurs in clear lagoon and seaward reefs to a depth of at least 30 m around isolated coral heads. Prefers sandy bottoms of bays and lagoons rather than the coral reefs like most other Acanthuridae. The species is sometimes poisonous (Ref. 4795). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Acanthurus nigricauda Duncker & Mohr, 1929. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219626 on 2018-08-21
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
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]   

basis of record  (ofAcanthurus gahm nigricauda Duncker & Mohr, 1929) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofAcanthurus nigricaudus Duncker & Mohr, 1929) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Occurs in clear lagoon and seaward reefs to a depth of at least 30 m around isolated coral heads. Prefers sandy bottoms of bays and lagoons rather than the coral reefs like most other Acanthuridae. The species is sometimes poisonous (Ref. 4795). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English epaulette surgeonfish  [details]
Japanese クロモンツキ  [details]