WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiganus stellatus (Forsskål, 1775)

219692  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219692)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Common in coral reefs but juveniles of less than 10 cm SL are found in creeks bordered by mangroves in some localities....  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Common in coral reefs but juveniles of less than 10 cm SL are found in creeks bordered by mangroves in some localities. Juveniles and subadults form schools, adult in pairs. Adults feed on benthic seaweeds (Ref. 9813). [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Siganus stellatus (Forsskål, 1775). 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=219692 on 2018-01-20

Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
1998-06-18 06:08:16Z
changed
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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiganus laqueus von Bonde, 1934) 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 editorScarus stellatus Forsskål, 1775) 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 nuchalis 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 editorAmphacanthus stellatus (Forsskål, 1775)) 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 stellata (Forsskål, 1775)) 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 editorSiganus stellatus laqueus von Bonde, 1934) 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 stellata (Forsskål, 1775)) 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 Common in coral reefs but juveniles of less than 10 cm SL are found in creeks bordered by mangroves in some localities. Juveniles and subadults form schools, adult in pairs. Adults feed on benthic seaweeds (Ref. 9813). [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNothobomolochus ovalis Avdeev, 1977 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstellate rabbitfishUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrown-spotted spinefoot  [details]