WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiganus canaliculatus (Park, 1797)

219687  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219687)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription In contrast to @S. fuscescens@, this species...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription In contrast to @S. fuscescens@, this species seems to tolerate more turbid waters, occurring within the vicinity of rivermouths especially around seagrass beds. Are also caught in traps up to several kilometers offshore in deep, clear waters. Juveniles form very large schools in shallow bays and also on coral reef flats; school size reduces with size, with adults occurring in groups of 20 individuals or so. Herbivorous, feeds on benthic algae and to [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Siganus canaliculatus (Park, 1797). 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=219687 on 2017-12-14

Date
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1997-07-05 08:48:11Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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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 editorChaetodon canaliculatus Park, 1797) 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 editorAmphacanthus dorsalis Valenciennes, 1835) 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 editorTeuthis dorsalis (Valenciennes, 1835)) 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 editorTeuthis oramin (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)) 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 editorAmphacanthus guttatus oramin Bloch & Schneider, 1801) 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 editorTheutis dorsalis (Valenciennes, 1835)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiganus oramin (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

context source (HKRMS) ERM. (1998). Fisheries resources and fishing operations in Hong Kong waters. Final report. Submitted to Agriculture & Fisheries Department, The Hong Kong SAR Government. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAuthority Authority (Bloch & Schneider, 1801) in <130> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription In contrast to @S. fuscescens@, this species seems to tolerate more turbid waters, occurring within the vicinity of rivermouths especially around seagrass beds. Are also caught in traps up to several kilometers offshore in deep, clear waters. Juveniles form very large schools in shallow bays and also on coral reef flats; school size reduces with size, with adults occurring in groups of 20 individuals or so. Herbivorous, feeds on benthic algae and to [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoitocaecum austrosinicum Ding, 1993 [via synonym] (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoitocaecum sigani Shen, 1990 [via synonym] (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus krishnai Kaliyamurthy, 1990 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNothobomolochus sigani Hameed & Kumar, 1988 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOligolecithoides guangdongensis Wu, 2000 [via synonym] (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolylabris bengalensis Sailaja & Madhavi, 2011 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudohaliotrematoides rohdei Gupta & Sharma, 1982 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPtychogyliauchen thistilbardi Hall & Cribb, 2004 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetrancistrum indicum (Paperna, 1972) Kritsky, Galli & Yang, 2007 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetrancistrum labyrinthus Al Jufaili & Palm, 2017 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetrancistrum oraminii Young, 1967 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetrancistrum waltairense Kritsky, Galli & Yang, 2007 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwhite-spotted spinefoot  [details]