WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaso hexacanthus (Bleeker, 1855)

219667

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219667

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Inhabits seaward dropoffs, but usually found...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Inhabits seaward dropoffs, but usually found below 18 m. Forms schools. Mainly diurnal, it feeds on zooplankton, crab larvae, arrow worms, pelagic tunicates, and occasionally filamentous red algae. The species is never poisonous (Ref. 4795). [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Naso hexacanthus (Bleeker, 1855). In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219667 on 2017-11-18

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). (2017). 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. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaso vomer (Klunzinger, 1871)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaseus vomer Klunzinger, 1871) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPriodon hexacanthus Bleeker, 1855) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNaso tapeinosoma) Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/Ichthyology/catalog/fishcatmain.asp [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaso thorpei Smith, 1966) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Inhabits seaward dropoffs, but usually found below 18 m. Forms schools. Mainly diurnal, it feeds on zooplankton, crab larvae, arrow worms, pelagic tunicates, and occasionally filamentous red algae. The species is never poisonous (Ref. 4795). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnuretes menehune Lewis A.G., 1964 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnuretes serratus Shiino, 1954 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus kala Lewis A.G., 1964 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus ligatus Lewis A.G., 1964 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDentigryps bifurcatus Lewis A.G., 1964 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeoparacardicola nasonis Yamaguti, 1970 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorion expansus von Nordmann, 1864 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsleek unicornfish  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorテングハギモドキ  [details]