WoRMS taxon details

Balistapus undulatus (Park, 1797)

219874  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219874)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Occurs in coral-rich areas of deep lagoon and seaward reefs from the lower surge zone to at least 50 m. Feeds on a variety...  
Description Occurs in coral-rich areas of deep lagoon and seaward reefs from the lower surge zone to at least 50 m. Feeds on a variety of benthic organisms: algae, echinoderms, fishes, molluscs, tunicates, sponges, and hydrozoans. Has a territorial nature. Eggs laid as one cluster in a shallow excavation on sand or rubble along channels. (Ref. 1602). Marketed fresh and dried-salted (Ref. 9770). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Balistapus undulatus (Park, 1797). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219874 on 2018-12-14
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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context source (HKRMS) Tang Y.W. (1978) Sea Life Around Hong Kong v.9. Hong Kong Fish Marketing Organization, Hong Kong. [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 coral-rich areas of deep lagoon and seaward reefs from the lower surge zone to at least 50 m. Feeds on a variety of benthic organisms: algae, echinoderms, fishes, molluscs, tunicates, sponges, and hydrozoans. Has a territorial nature. Eggs laid as one cluster in a shallow excavation on sand or rubble along channels. (Ref. 1602). Marketed fresh and dried-salted (Ref. 9770). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English orangestripedorange-lined triggerfish  [details]
Japanese クマドリ  [details]