WoRMS taxon details

Naso tuberosus Lacepède, 1801

219675  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219675)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Inhabits shallow mouths and seaward reefs from 3 to at least 20 m. Often seen in small groups. Probably feeds on fleshy...  
Description Inhabits shallow mouths and seaward reefs from 3 to at least 20 m. Often seen in small groups. Probably feeds on fleshy benthic algae. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2020). FishBase. Naso tuberosus Lacepède, 1801. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219675 on 2020-06-02
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). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2019)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Inhabits shallow mouths and seaward reefs from 3 to at least 20 m. Often seen in small groups. Probably feeds on fleshy benthic algae. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English humpnose unicornfish  [details]
Japanese トサカハギ  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Naso tuberosus RAD112369-001)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Naso tuberosus RAD112369-001)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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