WoRMS taxon details

Rhinecanthus aculeatus (Linnaeus, 1758)

219890  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219890)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofBalistes aculeatus Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Description Commonly found in subtidal reef flats and shallow protected lagoons. Territorial. Feeds on algae, detritus, molluscs,...  
Description Commonly found in subtidal reef flats and shallow protected lagoons. Territorial. Feeds on algae, detritus, molluscs, crustaceans, worms, sea urchins, fishes, corals, tunicates, forams, and eggs. Also caught with drive-in nets and is considered a popular aquarium fish (Ref. 9770). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Rhinecanthus aculeatus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219890 on 2018-11-15
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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original description  (ofBalistes aculeatus Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (HKRMS) Situ Y.Y. and Sadovy Y.J. (2004) A preliminary study on local species diversity and seasonal composition in a Hong Kong wet market. Asian Fisheries Science 17: 235-248 [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 Commonly found in subtidal reef flats and shallow protected lagoons. Territorial. Feeds on algae, detritus, molluscs, crustaceans, worms, sea urchins, fishes, corals, tunicates, forams, and eggs. Also caught with drive-in nets and is considered a popular aquarium fish (Ref. 9770). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English white-banded triggerfish  [details]
Japanese ムラサメモンガラ  [details]