WoRMS taxon details

Acanthurus leucosternon Bennett, 1833

219628  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219628)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Inhabits coral reefs. May occur singly or in large feeding aggregations. Feeds on benthic algae. Marketed fresh. Usually...  
Description Inhabits coral reefs. May occur singly or in large feeding aggregations. Feeds on benthic algae. Marketed fresh. Usually inhabits in reef flat and edge (Ref. 6113). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Acanthurus leucosternon Bennett, 1833. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219628 on 2018-10-18
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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Inhabits coral reefs. May occur singly or in large feeding aggregations. Feeds on benthic algae. Marketed fresh. Usually inhabits in reef flat and edge (Ref. 6113). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English powder-blue surgeonfish  [details]