WoRMS taxon details

Lactoria diaphana (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

219903  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219903)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Inhabits coral and rocky reefs of coastal areas (Ref. 9806). Young fish occur in oceanic waters, at or near the surface,...  
Description Inhabits coral and rocky reefs of coastal areas (Ref. 9806). Young fish occur in oceanic waters, at or near the surface, where it is being preyed upon by tunas and other large predators (Ref. 2850). Also found inshore, the young sometimes in estuaries (Ref. 3132). Feeds on benthic invertebrates (Ref. 9806). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Lactoria diaphana (Bloch & Schneider, 1801). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219903 on 2019-02-17
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. version (10/2018)., available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [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 Inhabits coral and rocky reefs of coastal areas (Ref. 9806). Young fish occur in oceanic waters, at or near the surface, where it is being preyed upon by tunas and other large predators (Ref. 2850). Also found inshore, the young sometimes in estuaries (Ref. 3132). Feeds on benthic invertebrates (Ref. 9806). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English spiny boxfishroundbelly cowfish  [details]
Japanese ウミスズメ  [details]
Spanish cofre espinoso  [details]