WoRMS taxon details

Zebrasoma veliferum (Bloch, 1795)

219684  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219684)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofAcanthurus velifer Bloch, 1795) Bloch, M. E. (1795). Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische. <em>Berlin.</em> v. 9. i-ii + 1-192, Pls. 397-429. [details]   
Description Occurs in lagoon and seaward reefs from the lower surge zone to a depth of at least 30 m. Solitary juveniles found among...  
Description Occurs in lagoon and seaward reefs from the lower surge zone to a depth of at least 30 m. Solitary juveniles found among rocks or coral of shallow protected, sometimes turbid reefs. Feeds on benthic algae. The species is never poisonous (Ref. 4795). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Zebrasoma veliferum (Bloch, 1795). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219684 on 2018-12-19
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
1998-06-18 06:08:16Z
changed
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed
2013-01-08 14:26:18Z
changed
2018-04-26 20:24:50Z
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original description  (ofAcanthurus velifer Bloch, 1795) Bloch, M. E. (1795). Naturgeschichte der ausländischen Fische. <em>Berlin.</em> v. 9. i-ii + 1-192, Pls. 397-429. [details]   

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 lagoon and seaward reefs from the lower surge zone to a depth of at least 30 m. Solitary juveniles found among rocks or coral of shallow protected, sometimes turbid reefs. Feeds on benthic algae. The species is never poisonous (Ref. 4795). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English sailfin tangsailfin surgeonfish  [details]
Japanese ヒレナガハギ  [details]