WoRMS taxon details

Acanthurus guttatus Forster, 1801

219650  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219650)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Occurs in surge zones and browses on filamentous and calcareous algae. Occasionally forms schools.  
Description Occurs in surge zones and browses on filamentous and calcareous algae. Occasionally forms schools. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Acanthurus guttatus Forster, 1801. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219650 on 2018-11-18
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]   

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] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Occurs in surge zones and browses on filamentous and calcareous algae. Occasionally forms schools. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English whitespotted surgeonfish  [details]
Japanese ゴマニザ  [details]