WoRMS taxon details

Pseudobalistes flavimarginatus (Rüppell, 1829)

219884  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219884)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Generally occurs solitarily or in pairs in coral reefs. Feeds on tips of coral branches, gastropods, crustaceans,...  
Description Generally occurs solitarily or in pairs in coral reefs. Feeds on tips of coral branches, gastropods, crustaceans, foraminiferans, and tunicates (Ref. 1602) and also on sea urchins (Ref. 9770). Nest-guarding females are aggressive (Ref. 9770). Also caught with drive-in nets. Marketed fresh and dried-salted (Ref. 9770). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Pseudobalistes flavimarginatus (Rüppell, 1829). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219884 on 2018-12-14
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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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 Generally occurs solitarily or in pairs in coral reefs. Feeds on tips of coral branches, gastropods, crustaceans, foraminiferans, and tunicates (Ref. 1602) and also on sea urchins (Ref. 9770). Nest-guarding females are aggressive (Ref. 9770). Also caught with drive-in nets. Marketed fresh and dried-salted (Ref. 9770). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English yellowmargin triggerfish  [details]
Japanese キヘリモンガラ  [details]