WoRMS taxon details

Gymnosarda unicolor (Rüppell, 1836)

219712  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219712)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description An offshore species found mainly around coral reefs at water temperatures ranging between 20 and 28°C. Generally solitary...  
Description An offshore species found mainly around coral reefs at water temperatures ranging between 20 and 28°C. Generally solitary or occur in small schools of six or less individuals. Prey on small schooling fishes such as scads (@Decapterus@), @Caesio@, @Nasio@, @Cirrhilabrus@, @Pterocaesio@ and squids. Marketed canned and frozen (Ref. 9684). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Gymnosarda unicolor (Rüppell, 1836). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219712 on 2018-10-24
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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context source (HKRMS) Hong Kong marine fish database. <em>AFCD.</em> , available online at http://www.hk-fish.net/eng/database/index.htm [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 An offshore species found mainly around coral reefs at water temperatures ranging between 20 and 28°C. Generally solitary or occur in small schools of six or less individuals. Prey on small schooling fishes such as scads (@Decapterus@), @Caesio@, @Nasio@, @Cirrhilabrus@, @Pterocaesio@ and squids. Marketed canned and frozen (Ref. 9684). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English dogtooth tuna  [details]
Japanese イソマグロ  [details]
Turkish tek renkli orkinos  [details]