WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacanthus semicirculatus (Cuvier, 1831)

220003  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220003)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Juveniles inhabits shallow protected areas, while adults prefer coastal reefs with heavy coral growth providing ample...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Juveniles inhabits shallow protected areas, while adults prefer coastal reefs with heavy coral growth providing ample hiding places. Common in depths less than 25 m. Generally a solitary species. Apparently rare in Belau. The young are excellent aquarium fish and suitable for a community tank. [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Pomacanthus semicirculatus (Cuvier, 1831). In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=220003 on 2018-01-19

Date
action
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1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
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basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). 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] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolacanthus alternans Cuvier, 1831) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolacanthus lepidolepis Bleeker, 1853) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolacanthus reginae Sauvage, 1891) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPomacanthops ignatius Playfair, 1867) Smith, J.L.B. (1955). The Fishes of the Family Pomacanthidae in the Western Indian Ocean. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 12(8): 377-384. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacanthops semicirculatus (Cuvier, 1831)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacanthops semicirculatus (Cuvier, 1831)) Smith, J.L.B. & Smith, M.M. (1963). The fishes of Seychelles. Department of Ichthyology, Rhodes University. Grahamstown. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorPomacanthops semicirculatus (Cuvier, 1831)) Smith, J.L.B. (1955). The Fishes of the Family Pomacanthidae in the Western Indian Ocean. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 12(8): 377-384. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPomacanthops lasti von Bonde, 1934) Smith, J.L.B. (1955). The Fishes of the Family Pomacanthidae in the Western Indian Ocean. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 12(8): 377-384. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPomacanthops alternans Cuv., 1831) Smith, J.L.B. (1955). The Fishes of the Family Pomacanthidae in the Western Indian Ocean. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 12(8): 377-384. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPomacanthops reginae (Lienard) Sauvage, 1891) Smith, J.L.B. (1955). The Fishes of the Family Pomacanthidae in the Western Indian Ocean. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 12(8): 377-384. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPomacanthops poecilus Peters, 1868) Smith, J.L.B. (1955). The Fishes of the Family Pomacanthidae in the Western Indian Ocean. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 12(8): 377-384. [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPomacanthops caeruleus (Ehren) Cuv., 1831) Smith, J.L.B. (1955). The Fishes of the Family Pomacanthidae in the Western Indian Ocean. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 12(8): 377-384. [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolacanthus semicirculatus Cuvier, 1831) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolacanthus semicirculatus Cuvier, 1831) Copley, H. (1934). Holacanthus semicirculatus (Cuv). JEANHS 12(1-2): 51. [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Hong Kong marine fish database. AFCD. , available online at http://www.hk-fish.net/eng/database/index.htm [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Juveniles inhabits shallow protected areas, while adults prefer coastal reefs with heavy coral growth providing ample hiding places. Common in depths less than 25 m. Generally a solitary species. Apparently rare in Belau. The young are excellent aquarium fish and suitable for a community tank. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsemicircle angelfish  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorサザナミヤッコ  [details]