WoRMS taxon details

Oxymonacanthus longirostris (Bloch & Schneider, 1801)

220063  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:220063)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Occurs in clear lagoon and seaward reefs from 0.5 to at least 30 m. Found in pairs or small groups and nests near bases of...  
Description Occurs in clear lagoon and seaward reefs from 0.5 to at least 30 m. Found in pairs or small groups and nests near bases of dead corals, often on clumps of algae. Feeds exclusively on @Acropora@ polyps. [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2019). FishBase. Oxymonacanthus longirostris (Bloch & Schneider, 1801). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=220063 on 2019-07-20
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). (2019). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. version (02/2019)., 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 Occurs in clear lagoon and seaward reefs from 0.5 to at least 30 m. Found in pairs or small groups and nests near bases of dead corals, often on clumps of algae. Feeds exclusively on @Acropora@ polyps. [details]
 

LanguageName 
English longnose filefish  [details]
Japanese テングカワハギ  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Oxymonacanthus longirostris FIN030896 Slide 120 mm)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Oxymonacanthus longirostris FIN030897 Slide 120 mm)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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