WoRMS taxon details

Pseudobalistes fuscus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

219885  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219885)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Occurs in clear shallow lagoons and seaward reefs; sandy areas near reef patches of reef edge are preferred. Feeds on sea...  
Description Occurs in clear shallow lagoons and seaward reefs; sandy areas near reef patches of reef edge are preferred. Feeds on sea urchins, crustaceans, molluscs, dead fish, tunicates or corals (Ref. 5503). Also caught with drive-in nets. Marketed fresh and dried-salted (Ref. 9770). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Pseudobalistes fuscus (Bloch & Schneider, 1801). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219885 on 2018-09-22
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). (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. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (HKRMS) Tang Y.W. (1982) Sea Life Around Hong Kong v.11. Hong Kong Fish Marketing Organization, Hong Kong. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Occurs in clear shallow lagoons and seaward reefs; sandy areas near reef patches of reef edge are preferred. Feeds on sea urchins, crustaceans, molluscs, dead fish, tunicates or corals (Ref. 5503). Also caught with drive-in nets. Marketed fresh and dried-salted (Ref. 9770). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English yellow-spotted triggerfishblue triggerfish  [details]
Japanese イソモンガラ  [details]