WoRMS name details

Coris gaimard africana Smith, 1957

223872  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:223872)

 unaccepted (synonym)
Subspecies
marine, brackish, fresh
Description Juveniles occur in small tide pools, adults are found over rocks and corals at a depth of about 20 m. Generally solitary...  
Description Juveniles occur in small tide pools, adults are found over rocks and corals at a depth of about 20 m. Generally solitary (Ref. 5213). Feeds mainly on hard-shelled prey, including crustaceans, molluscs and sea urchins (Ref. 5374). [details]
Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2018). FishBase. Coris gaimard africana Smith, 1957. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=223872 on 2018-02-24
Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-03-03 06:51:11Z
changed
2009-06-16 07:05:49Z
changed

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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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Description Juveniles occur in small tide pools, adults are found over rocks and corals at a depth of about 20 m. Generally solitary (Ref. 5213). Feeds mainly on hard-shelled prey, including crustaceans, molluscs and sea urchins (Ref. 5374). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English African coris  [details]