WoRMS taxon details

Canthigaster coronata (Vaillant & Sauvage, 1875)

219936  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:219936)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Inhabits sand and rubble bottoms of seaward reefs (Ref. 1602). Found mostly below depths of 23 m, but occasionally seen in...  
Description Inhabits sand and rubble bottoms of seaward reefs (Ref. 1602). Found mostly below depths of 23 m, but occasionally seen in as little as 6 m. Feeds on a wide variety of benthic organisms: gastropods, sponges, algae, bivalves, polychaetes, tunicates, crabs, sea urchins, heart urchins, brittle stars, bryozoans, peanut worms, various small crustaceans and foraminiferans. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Canthigaster coronata (Vaillant & Sauvage, 1875). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=219936 on 2018-11-21
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 Randall, J. E. (1992). Red Sea Reef Fishes. <em>Immel Publishing.</em>  [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] 

additional source Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2018). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Inhabits sand and rubble bottoms of seaward reefs (Ref. 1602). Found mostly below depths of 23 m, but occasionally seen in as little as 6 m. Feeds on a wide variety of benthic organisms: gastropods, sponges, algae, bivalves, polychaetes, tunicates, crabs, sea urchins, heart urchins, brittle stars, bryozoans, peanut worms, various small crustaceans and foraminiferans. [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Spelling C. coronatus in <126> [details]
 

LanguageName 
English crowned puffercrown toby  [details]
Japanese ハナキンチャクフグ  [details]